She is a Level II through XVI Certified Aesthetic Consultant utilizing knowledge and skills from her previous positions in marketing for two separate leading dermatology, cosmetic and plastic surgery practices located in South Florida. No stranger to the startup world, Mara founded and ran The Leone Company, a marketing and communication relations firm based in Orlando, until she joined Shorr Solutions in 2012.
Focusing on both internal and client strategies in traditional and new media, Mara is a well respected public speaker, having served on faculty for the American Society of Cosmetic Physicians, the American Society of Plastic Surgery, the International Master Course on Aging Science, Vegas Cosmetic Surgery, the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine, The Aesthetic Show, The Aesthetic Academy, The Medical Entrepreneur Symposium, and The Aesthetic Show’s Certified Aesthetic Consultant program. Mara co-led Shorr Solutions to win the prestigious 2019 Best Practice Management Company award and 2018 TAG! You’re It! Non-Physician Practice Management Innovator award from The Aesthetic Show. In addition, she serves as an Editorial Board Member for DERMASCOPE magazine, lectured as the 2019 Epionce skincare sales National Training Advisor, has consecutively won the 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, and 2017 Aesthetic Everything Award in both the Top Executive and Top Aesthetic Service Provider categories, was a 2019 Orlando Neon Swan Award winner, a nominee for the Orlando Business Journal’s 2013 “40 Under 40″, and has been awarded the honor of 2013 Distinguished Young Alumni from Central Michigan University. A Central Michigan University alumni ambassador and alumni fellow, Mara has written for a number of industry publications, including ASOCP Connect, Les Nouvelles Esthetiques & Spa, DERMASCOPE Magazine, Modern Aesthetics, Florida Health Industry, Winter Park-Maitland Observer, Orange Appeal magazine, and more!