Jacksonville, Florida (NASDAQ-LSTR) Landstar System, Inc., a safety-first non-asset based provider of transportation capacity, has named Kellie Dorsett November Employee of the Month at the company's Rockford, Illinois, Service Center .
As a Contractor Services representative, Dorsett shines in resolving the problems of Landstar's independent business capacity owners (BCOs). She was nominated for outstanding customer service, her helpful attitude and friendly manner.
"Kellie has also been very helpful in training new employees in the department,” said Supervisor of BCO Services Michelle Brummett. "She keeps a great attitude even when she's under pressure to help BCOs.”
"BCOs who have dealt with Kellie are familiar with her professionalism and tireless efforts to provide excellent customer service,” said President and CEO Henry Gerkens. "Landstar is lucky to have her as an employee.”
Dorsett joined Landstar in 1999. She lives in Machesney Park, Illinois, with her husband, Chuck, and their two children.
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.