Dr. Mark McKenna has Founded Several Successful Businesses
Dr. Mark McKenna has been an entrepreneur since his college years. He studied medicine at Tulane University. Dr. McKenna now has licenses to practice medicine in the states of Georgia and Florida. He is a surgeon who also founded McKenna Venture Investments while he was still earning his medical education. McKenna Venture Investments was presented as a small real estate development organization. Dr. McKenna has continued to push the company towards growth over the years by acquiring Universal Mortgage Lending and Uptown Title Inc. The company now has over 50 employees and offers a variety of services including real estate closing, finance and design-build.
Dr. Mark McKenna was heavily impacted by Hurricane Katrina in 2005. The storm devastated the gulf coast region and left many people displaced. Dr. McKenna saw this tragedy as an opportunity to give back to his hometown. He was directly involved in the rebuilding of New Orleans’ infrastructure. Dr. McKenna also participated in the development of low income housing for struggling families.
Dr. Mark McKenna relocated his business to Atlanta Georgia and continued to push the boundaries of new concepts. He founded ShapeMed, which is an aesthetics and wellness medical practice. ShapeMed did very well from the outset and was eventually sold to Lifetime Fitness Inc. Dr. McKenna moved on to launch OVME. OVME is a brand new idea reshaping elective healthcare with medical aesthetics and technology.
Dr. Mark McKenna prides himself on being a family man. He cherishes the time that he spends with his wife and daughter. Mark wakes up early in the morning to make breakfast for his daughter while his wife is still sleeping. He uses this time to reflect on being a leader of his family and how he will take on the tasks of the day.
Dr. Mark McKenna takes time to meditate at some point throughout his business day. It helps him keep goals in focus so that he is pushing towards a positive result. Dr. McKenna is proud of the fact that he has surrounded himself with very smart people. They give him needed direction. Effort without direction is useless according to Dr. McKenna.