Jacksonville, Florida (NASDAQ-LSTR) Landstar System, Inc., a safety-first non-asset based provider of transportation capacity, has named Jim Rigdon February Employee of the Month at the company's Jacksonville, Florida, service center.
Rigdon is an administrative services clerk in the Facility Administration department and is well-known for his ability to meet any challenge.
"Jim is Mr. Versatile – he's a company store manager, supply guru, tour guide and logistical coordinator in addition to serving as unofficial goodwill ambassador for Landstar,” said Tim Jones, director of Building Operations. "He projects energy and enthusiasm and is always committed to departmental goals.”
"Jim has served Landstar well in many capacities over the years,” said Landstar President and CEO Henry Gerkens. "He's been fully committed to quality in every area. We're proud he's part of the Landstar team.”
Rigdon celebrated 20 years with Landstar in January and lives in Jacksonville with his wife, Pat. He also serves as pastor of Atlantic Boulevard Baptist Church .
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.