12-year-old Macon entrepreneur used ‘gallon of paint and dreams’ to kickstart his sweet business


Seven Powell, a 12-year-old local entrepreneur, is quickly making a name for himself and his mother, who is his partner in a sweet business.

On a typical business day, Seven busies himself with his routine, preparing the popcorn machine, carefully placing cake pops in their stand, and turning on the flashing lights around the entrance sign that reads, Seven’s Heaven Lemonade & Sweet Treats.

Seven is the mastermind behind the lemonade stand turned sweet shop that he and his mother, Bridget Robinson, operate at the Macon Flea Market on Eisenhower Parkway.

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