May 15, 2003 Jacksonville, Florida - Landstar System, Inc., a safety-first non-asset-based provider of transportation capacity, has named Tami Ellison, a support trainer in Information Services at the Jacksonville Service Center, Employee of the Month for May.
Ellison was recognized for doubling her workload to keep training sessions on schedule during the extended absence of her supervisor. In addition, Ellison's creativity and enthusiasm in the classroom were also cited.
"Tami is a remarkable example of an employee who is totally committed to her work," said Landstar President and COO Henry Gerkens. "We're pleased to have her as part of the Landstar team."
Ellison, a Jacksonville native, joined Landstar two years ago. She spends much of her free time with her son, Jesse, and involved in church activities.
Landstar's carrier group is comprised of Landstar Gemini, Inc., Landstar Inway, Inc., Landstar Ligon, Inc. and Landstar Ranger, Inc. and delivers excellence in complete over-the-road transportation services. Landstar's multimodal group is comprised of Landstar Express America, Inc. and Landstar Logistics, Inc., provides 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.