February 20, 2007

RESTON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 20, 2007--Sprint Nextel (NYSE:S) Senior Vice President, Product Management and Development, Oliver Valente will participate at the Pacific Crest Digital Media & Entertainment Forum on Feb. 22 at the Pierre Hotel in New York City. Valente will speak at 10:00 a.m. EST.

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 Pacific Crest presentation will be available starting one hour after the actual presentation. A link to the replay will remain available from this site until April 1, 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.

Sprint Nextel
Media Contact:
James Fisher

Investor Contact:
Kurt Fawkes

Sprint Nextel