April 09, 2007

RESTON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 9, 2007--Oliver Valente, Sprint Nextel (NYSE:S) Senior Vice President, Product Development, will speak at the A.G. Edwards Media and Entertainment Conference on Wednesday, April 18, at 8:30 a.m. PDT in Las Vegas. The conference is being held at the Venetian Hotel.

A live audio webcast of this session may be accessed via Sprint’s website on the day of the event at www.sprint.com/investors. A replay of the webcast will be available shortly after the actual presentation. A link to the replay will remain available at this site until May 18, 2007.

About Sprint Nextel

Sprint Nextel offers a comprehensive range of wireless and wireline communications services bringing the freedom of mobility to consumers, businesses and government users. Sprint Nextel is widely recognized for developing, engineering and deploying innovative technologies, including two robust wireless networks serving 53.1 million customers at the end of 2006; industry-leading mobile data services; instant national and international walkie-talkie capabilities; and an award-winning and global Tier 1 Internet backbone. For more information, visit www.sprint.com.

CONTACT: Sprint Nextel
Media Contact:
James Fisher, 703-433-8677
Investor Contact:
Kurt Fawkes, 800-259-3755

SOURCE: Sprint Nextel