September 13, 2007

RESTON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 13, 2007--Sprint Nextel (NYSE: S) Chairman and CEO Gary Forsee will speak at the Goldman Sachs 16th Annual Communacopia Conference on Wednesday, Sept. 19, at 8:55 a.m. EDT in New York. The conference is being held at the Grand Hyatt New York Hotel in New York City.

A live audio webcast of this session may be accessed via Sprint’s website on the day of the event at 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 Oct. 15, 2007.

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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 54 million customers at the end of the second quarter 2007; industry-leading mobile data services; instant national and international walkie-talkie capabilities; and a global Tier 1 Internet backbone. For more information, visit

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