Ron Faiola is an author and filmmaker who has produced and directed numerous critically acclaimed documentaries. His documentary Wisconsin Supper Clubs: An Old Fashioned Experience aired on PBS and has received high praise. A Chicago Tribune review called the film "compelling [and] delightful" and an "important documentary." His book, also called Wisconsin Supper Clubs, was published in 2013 and describes his visits to 50 supper clubs around the state. Two of those 50 supper clubs are right here in the Appleton area: Prime Steer in Kaukauna and Lox Club in Combined Locks.
Faiola attended film school at UW-Milwaukee. He is the president and founder of Push Button Gadget, Inc., which has been specializing in audio visual and business theater production for nearly 20 years.