Dr. Mark McKenna is a licensed medical doctor who completed his education and acquired a master from Tulane University Medical School. He is a licensed practitioner in Medicine and Surgery by both Louisiana and Georgia State Boards of Medical Examiners. Dr. McKenna is originally from New Orleans, Los Angeles.
After finishing the medical training, he practiced medicine with his father and also launched McKenna Venture Investments. As time went by, he also acquired Universal Mortgage Lending and Uptown Title. Dr. McKenna is very good at what he does and boasts of over a decade’s experience in the medical aesthetics industry.
The Hurricane Katrina that took place on the 29th of August 2005 destroyed most parts of New Orleans City. McKenna’s business ventures were all gone. However, he stayed and participated in the rebuilding of the city after the storm through the establishment of middle-income and low-income housing. He relocated to Atlanta, Georgia in 2007 and established Shape Medical Wellness Center (ShapeMed).
He helped ShapeMed achieve Black Diamond status Distinctions that Allergan, Inc. sponsored. The award goes to excellent performers in the medical aesthetics category. Life Time Fitness bought ShapeMed on November 1st, 2014 and Dr. McKenna served Life Time Fitness as their National Medical Director until 2016.
In July 2017, Dr. McKenna founded OVME becoming the Chief Executive Officer as well. OVME is a consumer-oriented and technology-driven medical aesthetic firm that is out to redefine elective healthcare. Dr. McKenna is devoted to offering his patients with the most advanced and efficient medical solution. His wife is Gianine McKenna, and they have two kids. Dr. McKenna has previously sat on the boards of the New Orleans Industrial Development and the New Orleans Jazz Festival. Currently, he is a member of the Entrepreneurs Organization.
Dr. McKenna believes in setting goals and practicing visualization. He enjoys meditating in a quiet place and is an avid reader. According to him, the secret to success is surrounding you with individuals smarter than you. A prospective business idea he thinks is very viable if the conversion of retail brick and mortar cryptocurrency into cash.