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FTE Networks Awarded Approximately $116 Million in New Infrastructure Contracts in January and February

NAPLES, Fla., Feb. 26, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FTE Networks, Inc. (NYSE American: FTNW) ("FTE" or the "Company"), a leading provider of innovative technology solutions for smart platforms, network infrastructure and intelligent buildings, today announced that it has been awarded approximately $116 million in new infrastructure projects during January and February of 2019.

The new contract awards to FTE and its subsidiaries cover a variety of infrastructure projects, with significant customers including a major globally recognized technology leader and a major financial institution.  Projects to be performed under the contracts include interior buildouts as well as technology and smart device deployments, primarily at locations throughout the Northeast.  Work associated with these new contract wins is largely expected to be completed within the next 12-18 months.

Anthony Sirotka, Interim Chief Executive Officer of FTE Networks, commented, “I am extremely pleased with the pace of new contract wins in early 2019.  Business operations remain brisk with several highly recognizable brands included in these new awards.  The wins reflect our strong brand presence in the New York market which will increasingly become a focus of both our infrastructure and technology segments.  We remain fully committed to our strategic vision to create and maintain the entire in-building ecosystem and we see tremendous potential to build upon the foundation established in this market.”

About FTE Networks, Inc.  
FTE Networks, Inc. ("FTNW") is a leading provider of innovation technology. We enable adaptive and efficient smart network connectivity platforms, infrastructure and buildings. FTE provides end-to-end design, build, and support solutions for state-of-the-art networks, data centers, residential and commercial properties. We create transformative smart platforms and buildings. FTE's services are predicated on smart design and consistent standards that reduce deployment costs and accelerate delivery of leading-edge projects and services. The Company works with Fortune 100/500 companies, including some of the world's leading Telecommunications and IT Services Providers as well as REITs and Media Providers. 

Forward-Looking Statements  
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For more information, please contact:

Investor Contact:
Mike Cole
MZ Group
Phone: (949) 259-4988
Email: mike.cole@mzgroup.us

Corporate Contact:
Kirstin Gooldy
FTE Networks, Inc.
999 Vanderbilt Beach Rd., Suite 601
Naples, FL 23108
(877) 850-4308
ir@ftenet.com