Sprint Announces Commitment to Create or Bring Back to America 5,000 Jobs

December 28, 2016

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (BUSINESS WIRE), December 28, 2016 –
Today, Sprint (NYSE: S) announced a commitment to create or bring back
to America 5,000 jobs. The company anticipates these jobs will support a
variety of functions across the organization including its Customer Care
and Sales teams. Sprint will begin discussions immediately with its
business partners, states and cities to determine the right locations in
the U.S. to create these jobs. The company expects to fulfill this
commitment by the end of its fiscal year 2017 and will provide
additional details when they are available.

“We are excited to work with President-Elect Trump and his
Administration to do our part to drive economic growth and create jobs
in the U.S.,” said Sprint CEO Marcelo Claure. “We believe it is critical
for business and government to partner together to create more job
opportunities in the U.S. and ensure prosperity for all Americans.”

About Sprint:

Sprint (NYSE: S) is a communications services company that creates more
and better ways to connect its customers to the things they care about
most. Sprint served 60.2 million connections as of Sept. 30, 2016 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; leading no-contract 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. Sprint has been named to the Dow Jones
Sustainability Index (DJSI) North America for the past five years. You
can learn more and visit Sprint at www.sprint.com
or www.facebook.com/sprint
and www.twitter.com/sprint.

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