Dr. Mark McKenna’s Inventive Mind Allows Him to Work for Himself

Dr. Mark McKenna is an incredibly passionate advocate as well as a determined community servant. He is a Medical Doctor with an MBA who attained his license in Surgery and Medicine at the Georgia and Florida State Board of Medical Examiners. To begin with, Dr. McKenna graduated from the Tulane University Medical School. He then went ahead to practice medicine while his father set up McKenna Venture Investments which was a real estate development firm. As the years went by, McKenna set up the launch the Universal Mortgage Lending and Uptown Title Inc.

This group of companies had an impressive portfolio with more than 50 employees and offering services such as design-build, real estate closing services as well as finance. When Hurricane Katrina flattened New Orleans and some of McKenna’s business interests on August 29th, 2005, he put in everything to ensure that New Orleans was rebuilt and offered low-moderate income housing. However, in November 2007, Dr. McKenna moved to Atlanta and started ShapeMed. ShapeMed is a medically based practice but it was later sold off to Life Time Fitness Inc.

Before becoming the CEO/ Founder of OVME, he was the National Medical Director of Life Time Fitness Inc. After that, in July 2017, he was the CEO of a technology that allowed medical aesthetic. It was a consumer firm that allows the reinvention of elective healthcare. The OVME idea was developed during his 10year interval working in medical aesthetics. He worked hard to ensure that the company grew so that he could sell it out to a company that was publicly traded in.

Besides being a great medical doctor and a great CEO of different companies, he was also a great family. Dr. McKenna is a husband to Gianine McKenna and a father to their daughter Milana Elle, as well as Pomeranian Ryder. He has a practical early morning routine that involves him getting up as early as 0630hrs. He gets his daughter of bed and they have their breakfast together. Dr. McKenna has his breakfast and heads to work at 0800hr until 1800hr. After work, he has dinner with his family before attending his Jiu-Jitsu training until 2100hr. He then returns home and works till he falls asleep.


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