Sprint selects Goodman Networks to support the iDEN Decommissioning Program


Plano, Texas (June 13, 2012) – Goodman Networks Inc., a leader in the design, engineering, deployment, integration and maintenance of wireless networks in the United States, announced today it has been selected by Sprint as one strategic partners supporting the iDEN network decommissioning program. This turnkey award for Goodman Networks includes most of the central US. Goodman will provide services from lease negotiations, equipment decommissioning and disposal of assets.

Scott Pickett, CMO of Goodman Networks, was quoted, “We appreciate Sprint’s vote of confidence in the Goodman Networks team. We believe that our scale and focus on wireless infrastructure programs will enable us to help Sprint meet its goal of seamlessly migrating their customers to the speed and feature-richness of Network Vision.”  

Please see Sprint’s announcement relating to their selection of Goodman Networks, and others, for this program.

Link to the Sprint press release regarding iDen decom

About Sprint Nextel (NYSE:S)

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 served more than 56 million customers at the end of the second quarter of 2012 and is widely recognized for developing, engineering and deploying innovative technologies, including the first wireless 4G service from a national carrier in the United States; offering industry-leading mobile data services, leading prepaid brands including Virgin Mobile USA, Boost Mobile, and Assurance Wireless; instant national and international push-to-talk capabilities; and a global Tier 1 Internet backbone. The American Customer Satisfaction Index rated Sprint No. 1 among all national carriers in customer satisfaction and most improved, across all 47 industries, during the last four years. Newsweek ranked Sprint No. 3 in its 2011 Green Rankings, listing it as one of the nation’s greenest companies, the highest of any telecommunications company. You can learn more and visit Sprint at www.sprint.com or www.facebook.com/sprint and www.twitter.com/sprint.

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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