Being creative or innovative is the easy part. The challenge that tends to overwhelm folks of African descent is the one of commerce. Controlling and profiting from the financial, administrative and distribution of those amazing good & services tends to lag behind. Leaving those with better expertise in these areas to dog it out, exploit and profit. Not to mention over-control.
This is why breaking the "Black On Black" boycott of legal honest Black owned operations in a must! Once one controls masses of money then comes the control of everything else.