In this episode of Mission CTRL, Ramon is joined by the awe-inspiring Ari Santiago, who not only hosts his own podcast “Made in America” but Ari is the CEO of CompassMSP, a Technology Managed Service Provider headquartered in Hartford, CT. Late in 2020, CompassMSP acquired IT Direct, Ari’s former company of which he was the President, CEO, and Founder. He has a passion for the manufacturing industry and the incredible impact it is making on our local economy. Ari’s story of triumph in the face of tragedy is one that is sure to move you to break through anything that is keeping you from your goals. Together we discuss pushing through life’s challenges, dad-life and his most recent achievement: negotiating a merger / acquisition of his multi-million dollar company during a pandemic. You do NOT want to miss this incredible episode featuring an amazing entrepreneur and leader.