Mark McKenna is a medical doctor specializing in medicine and surgery. The reputed doctor is licensed by Florida and Georgia State Board of Medical Examiners. The passionate young doctor graduated from the Tulane University Medical School. After school, he doubled as a doctor and a real estate developer, where he partnered with his father to launch Dr. Mark McKenna Venture Investments. He has founded several companies with the latest being OVME, a technology-enabled medical aesthetic organization focusing on reinventing elective healthcare.
Interview with Ideamensch
In a recent interview with Ideamensch, the reputed doctor turned real estate developer gave insights on investment strategies. The idea of launching OVME was born out of experience in the industry. When he launched his practice and sold it to a publicly traded company, he knew that there were several opportunities that could disrupt the industry.
Dr. Mark McKenna brings his idea to life through visualization and setting goals. He also takes time to meditate on a daily basis. He has developed a recipe for success, which is a combination of meditation and active goal setting. As a doctor, he is excited to see that smoking has reduced in the United States. Mark believes that he has been successful because of his habit of being a voracious reader.
Going Back In Time
Given a chance to go back in time, Mark would take more time to identify his passion at a young age. He believes that he rushed in choosing his passion. He advises that moving at a quick pace without direction is a waste of time.
Message to Entrepreneurs
Surrounding yourself with smarter and successful people is a precursor to success. Intelligent people will give you pieces of advice and strategies that you cannot see by yourself. He also advises entrepreneurs to consider venturing into the retail brick and mortar cryptocurrency.
About Mark McKenna
When Hurricane Katrina destroyed New Orleans in August 2005, most of McKenna’s business interests were also damaged. He actively participated in rebuilding the city through the development of low and moderate income housing. In 2007, he relocated to Georgia where he launched ShapeMed, an aesthetic and wellness firm. McKenna has also founded and cofounded other companies including Universal Mortgage Lending and Uptown Title.