Thanks Phil for bringing this issue up, it would have been a problem if nothing had been in the hopper, but as Ryan said, it is. Now that the users base is widening beyond early adopters and ex-etomite users, we need to manage the image of MODx and one of the things involved is a visual identity.
On the member list, you can see there are three people officially involved with this area of the project, notice I am the latest addition (registered early november just like you). As for helping with Marketing, we’ll most definitely need all insightful input we can get ! I’ll gladly share ideas with you via IM or email, when I get the chance