Determination and perseverance are words that are synonymous with Brian Paonessa’s life. From his work in the fitness industry to transitioning into the medical field, Paonessa has overcome whatever challenges came his way. After excelling as a registered nurse at Las Vegas’s Mountain View Hospital, Paonessa is taking on a new challenge with his company FFN (Fit, Functional Nurses), ensuring nurses and frontline workers get the appreciation and acknowledgment they deserve as the new American heroes.