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Each week, Ari Santiago interviews a thriving manufacturing leader to share the positive messages around the industry with two goals:

1) To share best practices amongst manufacturing business leaders to help each other to grow and succeed

2) To spread the word that manufacturing is a growing part of our economy and offers exciting opportunities for incredible, well-paying careers 


Ari Santiago is the CEO of CompassMSP a Technology Managed Service Provider with offices from Miami to Milwaukee and down the eastern seaboard. He has a passion for the manufacturing industry and the incredible impact it makes on our economy.


This podcast is brought to you by CompassMSP -

Produced by Miceli Productions -

Dec 27, 2022

"If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader." -John Quincy Adams.


This episode of the Made in America podcast brings together some of the best leadership tips from hundreds of episodes to inspire you to learn and grow as a leader.


Hear from manufacturing leaders of both big and small companies as they discuss some of the lessons they've learned along the way.


Many thanks to all our guests, but in particular those featured in this episode:

Don Allan, CEO, Stanley Black & Decker

Rina Patel, VP of Operations, RSCC Wire and Cable

Gary Jalbert, President & CEO, Lyman Orchards

Ray Coombs, President, Westminster Tool

Jill Mayer, CEO, Bead Industries

Doug Folsom, CEO, Whitcraft

Jay Forte, Director of Finance and Human Capital, Light Metals Coloring

Justin Wolfanger, President of Systems, Electronics, and Controls; Triumph Group

Meredith Shay, CEO, InCord

Michele Etzel, Executive VP & CFO, National Graphics

George Giering, President, Giering Metal Finishing Inc



Ari Santiago, CEO, CompassMSP

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