Dr. Mark McKenna is a licensed Medical Doctor who practices in Atlanta, Georgia. He is originally from New Orleans, Louisiana. After he graduated from Tulane University Medical School, Dr. Mark McKenna began to work alongside his father. Additionally, he launched McKenna Venture Investments, a firm that focused on developing boutique real estate. Within a few years, McKenna expanded his business by launching Universal Mortgage Lending and Uptown Title, Inc.
Hurricane Katrina destroyed most of Dr. Mark McKenna’s businesses in New Orleans. After the storm, Dr. McKenna assisted in the rebuilding of New Orleans. He helped redevelop areas that consisted of low and moderate income houses.
In 2007, Dr. Mark McKenna left his native state of Louisiana and relocated to Atlanta, Georgia. Once he was settled, he set out to launch a new wellness and aesthetic medical practice called ShapeMed. In 2014, seven years after he founded ShapeMed, Dr. Mark McKenna sold the business to Life Time Fitness Inc. From 2014 to 2016, McKenna acted as a National Medical Director for Life Time Fitness Inc. The next year, McKenna created a new company that focuses on consumer-based, technological medical aesthetics, called OVME. With this company, Dr. McKenna hopes to reinvent elective healthcare.
Dr. McKenna’s original idea for OVME grew out of his years of medical aesthetic experience. He had worked in the industry for over ten years by the time he founded OVME. He also has experience on with the business aspects of a medical aesthetics company. He grew and sold a business to one of the largest companies in America.
Dr. Mark McKenna attributes his success to hard work. He rises at 6:30 every morning to have breakfast with his daughter. He then gets to work an hour early and leaves an hour after everyone else. Finally, he tops each day off with intense Jiu-Jitsu training.