March 05, 2008

OVERLAND PARK, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 5, 2008--Sprint Nextel (NYSE:S) Chief Network Officer Kathy Walker will speak at the Bear Stearns 21st Annual Media Conference on Wednesday, March 12 at 8:40 a.m. EDT in Palm Beach, Fla. The conference is being held at The Breakers hotel.

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.

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

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

    SOURCE: Sprint Nextel