SOURCE: FTS Group, Inc.

November 21, 2005 10:05 ET

FTS Begins New Marketing Campaign Featuring Tampa Bay Devil Rays Star Short Stop Julio Lugo

TAMPA, FL -- (MARKET WIRE) -- November 21, 2005 -- FTS Group, Inc. (OTC BB: FLIP), a publicly traded acquisition and development company operating in the wireless industry through its subsidiary FTS Wireless, Inc., today announced the launch of a new advertising campaign featuring Tampa Bay Devil Rays star shortstop Julio Lugo as its spokesman.

FTS Group CEO Scott Gallagher stated, "Beginning today, radio commercials will run on heavy rotation through Christmas on Tampa's leading Hispanic radio station La Mega, followed by print and Internet media ads. The new commercials promote FTS Wireless and Metro PCS' highly popular unlimited minutes cellular plans and handsets." Gallagher went on to say "Mr. Lugo will make a personal appearance and sign autographs for FTS customers purchasing a Metro PCS handset at the FTS Wireless location on Waters Ave. in Tampa on December 3rd. Having just signed a one-year $6 million contract with the Tampa Bay Devil Rays, we're both excited and proud to have an athlete the caliber of Julio Lugo representing our Company."

All FTS customers purchasing a Metro PCS phone today through January 31st, 2006 will be entered into a drawing to win a pair of 2006 Tampa Bay Devil rays season tickets.

About FTS Group, Inc.

FTS Group, Inc. (OTC BB: FLIP) is a publicly traded holding company operating in the wireless industry through its wholly owned subsidiary FTS Wireless, Inc. The Company operates eight retail wireless locations in Florida's Gulf Coast market and Globally over the Internet through its web site www.CellChannel.com and www.FTSWireless.com. For additional information about FTS Group or FTS Wireless please review the Company's quarterly and annual filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission at www.SEC.gov or contact the Company at the e-mail or phone number below.

Additional information for investors

This release may contain forward-looking statements regarding the Company's business, customer prospects, or other factors that may affect future earnings or financial results. Such statements involve risks and uncertainties which could cause actual results to vary materially from those expressed in the forward-looking statements. Investors should read and understand the risk factors detailed in the Company's 10-KSB for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2004 and in other filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission and www.SEC.gov.

Contact Information

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    FTS Group, Inc.
    Scott Gallagher
    CEO
    (215) 688-2355
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