Dr. Mark McKenna is a doctor. His license is in surgery and medicine, acquired from the Georgia and Florida State Board of Medical Examiners. Not only is he a physician but also an aggressive and passionate entrepreneur who initially lived and worked in New Orleans LA. He is a proud graduate of the Tulane University of Medical School. During his initial years in the business, he spent time with his father practicing medicine. His father was also a doctor before venturing into real estate as his primary passion.
Dr. Mark McKenna did early invest in real estate which paved the way for him to start a mortgage business. He later acquired a title company. Universal Mortgage Lending, McKenna Crescent Investments, and the Uptown Title were all companies he founded and was CEO to. Things were looking good for Dr. Mark McKenna in the real estate world until the Hurricane Katrina disaster.
Dr. Mark McKenna returned to his hometown New Orleans with the aim or rebuilding his company but later opted to return to his other fervor, medicine. Dr. Mark McKenna moved again in 2007. This time, he shifted his workstation to Atlanta and then opened the aesthetics clinic, ShapeMed. Atlanta was not his hometown, but it became his place of residence for the time he was doing business there, and a permanent settlement later followed.
ShapeMed is a collection of offices that provided treatment like weight counseling, Botox injections, nutrition, and laser hair removal. ShapeMed went on to do so well and gained positive recognition. It garnered prominence so much that it qualified for Alergan Inc.’s “Black Diamond” certification. This certification is normally awarded to those who show distinction in medical aesthetics.
His latest venture is OVME, pronounced ‘of me.’ OVME is a technology rooted, a consumer-facing firm designed to reinvent elective health care. As of July 2017, Dr. Mark McKenna was the chief executive officer and the founding father of OVME which is growing to be a game changer in the world or aesthetics. His tale is that of perseverance and hard work.