Professional skier, filmmaker, writer, editor, and life long outdoorsman, Riley has made a career telling stories of adventure. As a professional skier, Riley has worked with leading brands and production companies his whole career. In addition he started his own production company and film series.
Riley is the creator of the award winning ski and travel series ‘Seeking Nirvana’. Seeking Nirvana’s 12 part series has received numerous awards including Vimeo Best Of The Year for Action Sports, winning 8 Vimeo Staff Picks, a Webby Award Nomination for Travel and Adventure, winning multiple Powder Video Awards, featured at the Banff Mountain Film Festival among other illustrious film festivals.
This led Riley to produce shows for ABC, ESPN, X Games, Edge TV and top tier web providers.
Though passionate about video, Riley is an accomplished writer working with several outdoors magazines. This evolved as Riley writes copy, scripts, and creative for brands, clients and partners.
His ski career built skills in producing, directing, writing, creative and post production. A skilled editor, he is as comfortable tackling post production as he is developing high level creative direction.
A career working in harsh conditions under tight deadlines with lean budgets has engrained Riley’s ability to handle the pressure and complexity of any production.
Riley’s passion is in helping brands realize their creative vision, capturing their values and goals while producing stunning and emotive visuals for large audiences.
Self represented as an athlete, working and negotiating with decision makers of international brands, Riley is skilled in client relations. He excels at bringing a concept to life so the client can visualize the result and the magic of what is possible.
Riley brings a deep list of talented partners ready to accommodate a vision and production of any size.
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