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Platinum Contracting of Nevada Expands with Two Partners

Las Vegas contractor welcomes construction veterans to its leadership team

LAS VEGAS – Platinum Contracting of Nevada, a leading general contracting firm who specializes in underground utilities in Las Vegas, is expanding its team with the addition of three industry veterans. The firm named Robby Jay as co-owner and president, Bill Gettman as co-owner and chief operating officer and Tom Bixby as project manager.

Platinum’s newest team members combine for nearly 100 years of experience, having worked on, or contributed to some of Las Vegas’ most iconic infrastructure, including the Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Allegiant Stadium, the 215 Freeway, the Harry Reid International Airport Connector, utility scale renewable energy projects, flood channels, detention basins, among others. 

“Expanding our team with three of our local industry’s most experienced professionals, who have each played a role in building the city for the past three decades, further enhances our capabilities and offerings,” said Dean Gettman, CEO of Platinum Contracting of Nevada. “Their proven track records will drive our continued success as a leading general contracting firm in Southern Nevada.”

Robby Jay, a seasoned professional with nearly two decades of experience in the Las Vegas construction industry, joins Platinum as co-owner and president. With an extensive background in various aspects of construction and development, he will play a pivotal role in overseeing team management, financial efficiency and development strategies.

Bill Gettman, boasting an impressive 35-year career working alongside renowned construction companies in Las Vegas, steps into the role of chief operating officer and co-owner. With a portfolio that includes iconic projects such as the Las Vegas Speedway, 215 Freeway stretches and numerous infrastructure developments, his wealth of experience will support the firm’s daily operations and drive growth initiatives.

Bixby, with over 20 years of diverse contracting experience, joins Platinum as project manager. His extensive background, spanning from the construction of Coors Field in Colorado and Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas to custom residential homes across Nevada, will contribute to the successful and safe delivery of projects, leading teams in the field and optimizing internal processes.

The firm is currently building on its reputation as a leading general contractor in the region, with a diverse portfolio of projects spanning Summerlin, Lake Las Vegas, Henderson and beyond. From bond exoneration to underground utility installations, Platinum’s commitment to quality and innovation supported its recognition as the only Nevada-based general contractor to be named to the Inc. 5000 list in 2023.

For more information about Platinum Contracting of Nevada and its services, visit www.platinumnv.com


Platinum Contracting of Nevada, a 2023 Inc. 5000 honoree, is a full-service general contractor serving the Southern Nevada market. Founded in 2017, the firm specializes in grading, excavation and a vast range of underground utility installations, including water, sewer, storm drain, power, phone, cable TV, street lighting and more. For more information about Platinum Contracting of Nevada, visit www.platinumnv.com