Goodman Networks Acquires Cellular Specialties’ Custom Solutions Group, a leading In-Building wireless solutions provider


Plano, Texas (February 28, 2013) – Goodman Networks Inc., a leader in the design, engineering, deployment, integration and maintenance of wireless telecommunication networks in the United States, announced today the acquisition of the Services Division of Cellular Specialties, Inc. (CSI-Custom Solutions Group) located in  Manchester, NH.

Goodman Networks CEO Ron Hill said, “This acquisition significantly strengthens our position in some of the fastest growing areas of the wireless infrastructure industry – in-building distributed antenna systems (DAS), small cells and WiFi offload.  We’re very excited about the degree to which this acquisition enhances our scale and capabilities to support our carrier, OEM customers and new enterprise customers.”

Mr. Hill continued, “We’re pleased to welcome Kelley Carr and 108 CSI Solutions Group employees to the Goodman Networks family.  Kelley will continue to lead and manage the CSI Solutions Group, reporting to Cari Shyiak, Goodman’s chief operating officer.  We also are excited to welcome to Goodman Networks CSI Solutions Group’s large and impressive list of enterprise customers.”

Mr. Carr said, “We’ve grown to become one of the largest in-building wireless services companies in the U.S., serving carrier, OEM and enterprise customers with true end-to-end DAS, Wi-Fi, and public safety solutions.  As the in-building wireless services industry is set to continue its monumental growth, we’re excited to join forces with Goodman as a large scale partner, to allow us to provide a true end-to-end solution.  We looked at several potential partners.  We knew early-on that Goodman’s culture, leadership, scale, and capabilities made them the right choice for our employees and customers.  With Goodman, we look forward to expanding our business and continuing to serve our customers as partners, providing them with best-in-class in-building and small cell solutions.”

About Goodman Networks:
Goodman Networks, a TL9000-V (R5.0) registered telecommunications Services Company, helps its customers engineer, deploy, integrate and maintain complex and converging networks.  Since its founding in 2000, Goodman Networks has grown to become one of the largest end-to-end communications solutions providers in the United States.  The growth of Goodman Networks is a reflection of its reputation for completing communication projects with industry-leading quality and on-time performance metrics at competitive prices.  As a leader in telecom services innovation and integration, Goodman Networks is committed to continual investment in its people, processes and systems.  Additional information can be found at www.goodmannetworks.com.

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