About us.

If the thought of designing from start to end is overwhelming to you, then you can take comfort knowing that we want to help. In fact, this is what we are best at!  We offer a variety of services to make sure that you're satisfied with the finished product. We can start with as little as one room, or help with the entire project depending on what suits you best. With over 7 years of combined experience, we have the expertise, and we love every design challenge handed to us. Our designs are driven by our clients' inspirations.  The thoughts and ideas that come from you spark our creativity on vibrant and elegant design. Acute Designer's designs will always reflect each client from the big concept down to the very minute details. We are up to date on knowledge of industry, products, and trades people to keep up with the current trends.

 
Amy Chitwood & Grace Peil

Amy Chitwood & Grace Peil

 

Amy Chitwood | Co-Founder & Designer

Amy Chitwood is an experienced and innovative interior designer focused on serving and educating others.  She earned her bachelor's degree in interior design from Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas in 2006.  Amy established her career at several design groups in Whidbey Island, Washington and Charleston, South Carolina. She then decided to follow her other passion, teaching, and received her Master's degree in Art of Teaching at College of Charleston in Charleston, South Carolina in 2014.  After experiencing great accomplishments in her education career, Amy then decided to jump back into her first love and passion of design here in Denver, Colorado.  As an interior designer, Chitwood's main focus is serving the client.  Amy works on projects of all sizes, from complete design services to simply helping clients choose the perfect paint colors for their home. Interior design is not just a job for Amy – it’s a passion. She enjoys building relationships with all kinds of clients, and enjoys the variety of experiences a design career provides.  She also uses her talents to educate the public about what interior design involves and how clients can continue to love their space.  The continued relationship and impact of the finished design with each client is very rewarding to Amy.

 

Grace Peil | Co-founder, MArketing Director & Designer

Grace Peil is a creative entrepreneur that wears many hats as the co-founder of Acute Designer, founder of Student Society, and co-founder of GlamGrind. While her degree is in mathematics and secondary education, she has a passion for all areas of design, including interior decorating, fashion, and graphic design. Grace manages the websites and marketing for all the of companies in The South Broadway Collective, but she also enjoys the day-to-day meeting with clients and helping their visions of their perfect homes become a reality. 

 

Jon pratt | Co-founder & Business administrator

Jon has over 7+ years in the construction industry, and he is also the co-founder of Metropolitan Development Inc. and MDI Constructors, LLC. Jon loves taking the ideas of his clients and turning them into realities with his projects. Jon manages the finances for Acute Designer and keeps us motivated to do our best work. In his free time, he likes to play golf and take his dogs, Zoey and Nala, on long hikes. 

 

travis witzemann | Co-founder & Business administrator

Travis has over 20+ years in the construction industry, and he is also the co-founder of Metropolitan Development Inc. and MDI Constructors, LLC. He has been involved with numerous construction projects during his career and has a passion for architecture and building. Travis brings his passion for business and design to Acute Designer to manage the administrative duties. He believes that family is of the utmost importance and enjoys the loving support of his wife Ashleigh and two step sons, Lincoln and Brayden.