Riot.House is a production company based in New York City and Venice, CA.   In 2012, along with the Global Poverty Project, we conceived and founded Global Citizen, a content and social action platform.  We executive produce the annual Global Citizen Festival in Central Park which draws 60,000 people every year, in the past 5 years 10 million actions have been taken resulting in $30 Billion dollars in poverty fighting funds announced on stage. It is broadcast on MSNBC and YouTube and has included Beyoncé, JAY Z, Rihanna, Coldplay, Stevie Wonder, Leonardo DiCaprio, Bill Gates, The First Lady Michelle Obama and many others.

 Partners and Team //


Ryan Gall  
Co-founder / Producer
Ryan Gall is a filmmaker and creative activist.  He conceived and co-founded Global Citizen and executive produces the annual Global Citizen Festival in Central Park.  Ryan is also co-founder of the HOPE Campaign and a partner at Conscious Commerce.


Brian Furano
Co-founder / Producer
Brian comes from the Music and Entertainment industry on the brand management and social media marketing side. With deep roots in music from his Northern California / Bill Graham era up bringing, Brian has been connecting Artists, Top brands, Athletes, and celebs into tech/social opportunities for over a decade.


Barbara (Babs) Burchfield
Partner / Creative Director / Producer 

Babs Burchfield is our in-house mixed media artist, leading on all design, experiential and interior. She is a Producer of the annual Global Citizen Festival.  Along with partner-in-good Olivia Wilde, she is a Co-Founder of Conscious Commerce, an Incubator whose mission is to integrate conscious consumerism into every commercial vertical through content and collaboration.  Babs served as an Advisory Board Member of Ryot News (now Huffington Post RYOT), and currently advises the CFDA + Lexus Fashion* Initiative, La Ligne, RESET, along with a few up-and-coming brands. She also was a founding team member of Summit Series, helping guide the brand and aesthetics of the company.