Dr. Mark Mckenna is a licensed medical doctor specializing in surgery and medicine. He is licensed to practice in the States of Georgia and Florida. Dr. Mark Mckenna is a dedicated servant who spends much of his time attending to his patients. Over the years, Dr. Mark has become popular for offering outstanding patient care. He hails from New Orleans, LA. He attended Tulane University Medical School where he earned his degree in medicine. Immediately after graduating from school, Dr. Mark started practicing alongside his father who is also a licensed doctor.
Besides practicing as a doctor, Dr. Mark Mckenna is also zealous about entrepreneurship. While he was passionate about his job as a doctor, he couldn’t resist the inner urge to venture into business. He established Mckenna venture investments.
— Dr. Mark McKenna (@drmarkmckenna) May 6, 2018
Investing in real estate
Dr. Mark Mckenna started investing in real estate a few years after completing his education. He founded a mortgage company and later acquired a small title firm. He founded the Mckenna Cresent Investments, Uptown Title and Universal Mortgage lending where he has been serving as the CEO over the years. Through his companies, Dr. Mark design and build residential real estate, organize for mortgage financing and issue title all-in-house. The boutique real estate firm picked up so well, employing over 55 individuals.
Rising above Hurricane Katrina
In 2005, Dr. Mark Mackenna was one of the people badly hit by the Hurricane Katrina. He lost almost everything in one night. His property was destroyed, employees were scattered everywhere, his properties were undervalued and few that were left were undervalued.
After the catastrophe, he went back to Orleans to start afresh and also help in the relief efforts. After the dreaded hurricane, Dr. Mark started helping people in his hometown by establishing low-cost housing. However, after a while, he noticed a change in the real estate market where his companies started underperforming. He realized that it is time to go back to medicine.
Dr. Mark Mckenna relocated to Atlanta Georgia where he established a company known as ShapeMed. Through ShapeMed, he offered various types of cosmetic treatments such as laser hair removal, botox injections, and nutrition and weight loss management. ShapeMed comprises of highly trained staff such as dieticians, physicians, and nutritionists.