Dr. Mark McKenna, the founder and CEO of OVME, was in September this year talking to Ideamensch. Among the things he shared with the readers were his career background, entrepreneurial motivation, daily routine, and his future both as an entrepreneur and as a medical practitioner.
McKenna explained that after spending a decade in the medical aesthetics sector, his entrepreneurial instincts kicked in. He established a medical firm, managed it and developed it, eventually attracting the attention of an established investor. Although he sold the company, he was able to nurture his business skills as well as to identify the unending business opportunities that he has been keen to exploit ever since. Ideamensch also sought to know how Dr. Mark McKenna has managed to get a majority of his ideas materialize. He revealed that meditation is a strong virtue in his life, mainly because it is through it that he plans on how to execute his ideas. He also noted that he visualizes a lot. Bringing visualization and meditation together, his ideas rarely fail.
Many aspects of McKenna’s life came out clearly during the Ideamensh interview. To begin with, it was evident that he dislikes smoking particularly basing on his confession that he is excited to see smoking levels go down amongst Americans. Another thing that was revealed is that McKenna has never been employed in his life- his entire working life is underlined by self-employment. Thirdly, Dr. Mark McKenna revealed that he keeps the company of people of a relatively higher intelligence levels. According to him, it is advantageous to be around smarter people because they help one to grow in business.
Dr. Mark McKenna is a family man who loves his daughter with a passion. Among the things he does as a daily routine is to feed his daughter. He told Ideamensch that the first two hours of his day are dedicated to a breakfast session with his family.
About Dr. Mark McKenna
Dr. McKenna is a proud scholar of Tulane University Medical School and is certified to practice as a doctor by the Georgia and Florida State Board of Medical Examiners. Before founding his first ever company, McKenna Venture Investments, the doctor was practicing alongside his father in New Orleans.
Besides McKenna Venture Investments and OVME, Dr. Mark McKenna has launched and managed other companies such as Universal Mortgage Lending and Uptown Title, Inc. He also has a good record in New Orleans’ real estate industry.