Jacksonville, Florida (NASDAQ-LSTR) Landstar System, Inc., a safety-first non-asset based provider of transportation capacity, has named Jennifer Walling September Employee of the Month at the company's Rockford, Illinois, Service Center.
Walling, a coordinator in Freight Operations, was nominated for the award by Freight Operations Manager Amy Flood, who praised Walling for coming to the assistance of the Customer Service department.
"Jennifer works in Freight Operations, but volunteered to help out in Customer Services,” said Walling. "She's did a great job filling in which enabled the department to stay on track.”
"Jennifer's effort is inspiring,” said Landstar President and CEO Henry Gerkens. "We're proud to have someone with her fortitude on the Landstar team."
Walling, who lives in Rockford with her husband Greg and their three sons, joined Landstar in 1992. In her spare time, she likes fantasy football and collecting antiques.
Landstar System, Inc. delivers safe, specialized transportation services to a broad range of customers throughout North America . The company identifies and fulfills shippers' needs through the coordination of individual businesses comprised of independent sales agents and third-party transportation capacity providers. Landstar's carrier group, which is comprised of Landstar Gemini, Inc., Landstar Inway, Inc., Landstar Ligon, Inc., Landstar Ranger, Inc. and Landstar Carrier Services, Inc., delivers excellence in complete over-the-road transportation services. Landstar's multimodal group, which 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.