Dr. Mark McKenna is a renowned medical doctor, a motivator as well as a serial entrepreneur. The alumnus of Tulane University Medical School, Dr. Mark is an accredited medical doctor licensed by the Florida and Georgia State Board of Medical Examiners. He practiced medicine in New Orleans simultaneously with real estate development until 2005. Over time, the real estate business expanded into a large diversified enterprise until the destruction by Katarina.
In 2007, Dr. Mark McKenna relocated to Atlanta and established ShapeMed, a wellness medical clinic. In 2014, ShapeMed was acquired by Life Time Fitness Inc. Later in 2017, Dr. McKenna established OVME, an aesthetic medical, high technology and customer friendly organization. In a recent interview, Dr. McKenna explains that the idea to set up OVME emanated from his long experience in medical aesthetics. During this time, he developed a flourishing medical aesthetics company which he sold to a public limited company.
Further, Dr. McKenna added that setting goals, visualizing objectives and meditation lead to his success. With these qualities, he was able to identify and exploit the investment opportunities in medical aesthetics. Also, Dr. McKenna discloses his passion for reading inspirational books and recommends reading the book, ‘Think and Grow Rich’ by Napoleon Hill. Additionally, Dr. McKenna is an early riser and a Jiu-Jitsu enthusiast on which he trains daily after dinner.
In the interview, Dr. Mark McKenna further reveals that he is excited by the decline in smoking in the US. Also, he stated that Elon Musk, Michael Bloomberg, and Barack Obama have profoundly influenced his thoughts and outlook. To Dr. McKenna, speed without direction is useless and people need to slow down. He believes that the best strategy to grow one’s business is to surround oneself with people smarter than themselves. Moreover, it enriches one’s life to give to the less fortunate.
Dr. Mark McKenna and his wife Gianine McKenna have a daughter, Milana Elle and a young Pomeranian named Ryder. He is presently an associate of the Entrepreneurs Organization and formerly served on the board of New Orleans Jazz Festival and the New Orleans Industrial Development Board.
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