Injury leads to a new business venture for former MMA fighter Devin Johnson

Devin Johnson became a quadriplegic when he was injured in an MMA sparring accident in 2012. He is now raising money to start his new company, FuseFit, which will connect people who are disabled and elderly with an on-demand personal trainer.
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Devin Johnson became a quadriplegic when he was injured in an MMA sparring accident in 2012. He is now raising money to start his new company, FuseFit, which will connect people who are disabled and elderly with an on-demand personal trainer.
Cathie Anderson

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Cathie Anderson connects you to local businesses, entrepreneurs and nonprofits by gathering insights and strategies from business leaders of large companies as well as small startups. She's been preparing for this assignment for years, with positions that include assistant business editor at The Detroit News and The Dallas Morning News, and business editor and features editor at The Sacramento Bee. Contact her at canderson@sacbee.com or 916-321-1193. Twitter: @CathieA_SacBee.