April 5, 2003 Jacksonville, Florida - Landstar System, Inc., a safety-first non-asset-based transportation capacity provider, has named Heather Pound Employee of the Month for April. Pound, a Government Traffic Specialist, works in Landstar's Government Services Department in Springfield, Virginia.
Office Manager Ashlyn Neil says Pound is a model employee. "Heather is very dedicated. She has a perfect attendance record and completes assignments quickly and accurately," said Neil. "Her graphic design skills are also an asset to the department."
"We're pleased to have someone like Heather to support us in our effort to provide exceptional service," said Landstar President and COO Henry Gerkens. "Her dedication to Landstar makes her a valuable member of the team."
Pound is a graduate of James Madison University and has been with Landstar for nearly two years. She is single and lives in Springfield, Virginia.
Landstar System, Inc. is headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida. The Landstar carrier group, comprised of Landstar Gemini, Inc., Landstar Inway, Inc., Landstar Ligon, Inc. and Landstar Ranger, Inc., delivers excellence in complete over-the-road safe transportation services. The Landstar multimodal group, comprised of Landstar Express America, Inc. and Landstar Logistics, Inc., delivers excellence in expedited, contract logistics and intermodal transportation services. All Landstar operating companies are certified to ISO 9001:2000 quality management system standards. Landstar System, Inc.'s common stock trades on The NASDAQ Stock Market® under the symbol LSTR.