Ron Finlay, The Person
Born and raised in Toronto, Ron is a man of many passions. He is passionately in love with his wife, Shirlee, and devoted father to their two amazing children.
Ron is a passionate learner and loves helping other people get the most out of his expertise and experience. He wants the people in his life to dream bigger than they think is possible, then does whatever he can to help them live their dreams.
Ron Finlay, The Engineer
Ron might be the only award-winning DJ who also holds a degree in engineering and a Professional Engineer designation (Electronics and Acoustics). He also holds two US patents for product design.
Ron Finlay, Award-Winning DJ & Five-Star Rated MC
Ron is an award-winning DJ with more than 40 years experience in DJing weddings, corporate events and other types of celebrations and parties. Leaning on his academic background, Ron has authored more than 15 books in the DJ and entertainment space, and regularly contributes to bridal magazines and entertainment industry publications.
Seeing that the collaboration between your DJ and MC is so important to the flow of an event, Ron became a professional MC and has since been awarded the “Five Star Excellence” as a professional MC. With an easy flow on the mic and gentle sense of humour, Ron helps make you and your guests feel at ease and provides the perfect level of entertainment to compliment your event.
Ron Finlay, The Officiant
Your DJ can spend a lot of time standing around at your wedding, especially if they’re providing the music for your ceremony and then, hours later, your reception. Ron is a certified licensed officiant and has married hundreds of happy couples. Ron’s wife Shirlee is also a licensed officiant and Ordained Minister, making them the perfect couple to make your wedding a beautiful seamless experience for you and your guests.
Ron Finlay, The Dance Instructor
With a deep passion for music and entertainment, Ron and Shirlee opened a dance studio to help people learn how to dance and build their confidence and self-esteem. Ron and Shirlee offer first dance lessons for couples who want to wow their guests, and also private and small group dance lessons.