Dr. Mark McKenna is a native of New Orleans Louisiana. He is a licensed practitioner of medicine and surgery in the states of Florida and Georgia. Dr. McKenna received his medical school education at Tulane University where he also launched his first business called McKenna Venture Investments. Dr. McKenna built his company slowly over the years and acquired important assets such as Universal Mortgage Lending and Uptown Title Inc. Dr. McKenna’s business now has over 50 employees and offers a number of services including real estate closing, finance and design build.
Hurricane Katrina had a devastating impact on the Gulf Coast region. The area of New Orleans Louisiana was hit extremely hard. Dr. McKenna suffered tremendous losses during this time. He decided to find a positive angle in all of the tragedy that was going on at the time. Dr. McKenna used his business influences to get directly involved in the rebuilding process of New Orleans Louisiana. He contributed to reestablishing the city’s infrastructure and invested largely into redeveloping low income housing for struggling families.
Dr. Mark McKenna moved his operations from New Orleans to Atlanta Georgia where he established several new brands. The first was ShapeMed, which is a wellness and aesthetics medical practice. ShapeMed proved to be extremely successful and was sold to Lifetime Fitness Inc. From their Dr. McKenna founded OVME as a new concept to elective medicine. The company offers ideas and procedures through aesthetics and medical technology.
Dr. Mark McKenna has been an entrepreneur his entire life and remains focused on the habits that made him successful. He is a devoted family man who enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter. Dr. McKenna wakes up each morning and makes breakfast for his daughter before his wife rises. He enjoys letting his daughter’s mother sleep in. This time in the morning also gives Dr. McKenna an opportunity to reflect on the responsibilities of being a father and the challenges that he has coming throughout the work day.
Dr. Mark McKenna sets goals with the intention of achieving them exactly the way they were laid out. He sees no point in rushing into an activity just to complete it in a specified period of time. Goals without direction will lead a person to an unsatisfactory result. Dr. McKenna takes time to meditate throughout the day, which allows him to maintain a level thought process. This ensures all of his activities will be completed.