Jacksonville, Florida (NASDAQ-LSTR) Landstar System, Inc., a safety-first non-asset based provider of transportation capacity and logistics services, has named Katherine Kempf May Employee of the Month at the company's Jacksonville, Florida, service center.
Kempf, a coordinator in the Landstar Contractors Advantage Purchasing Program (LCAPP), joined Landstar in September 1993. She was honored for providing exemplary customer service to the independent business capacity owners (BCOs) who provide the company with transportation capacity.
"Katherine is dependable, accurate and always willing to go the extra mile to help a BCO,” said LCAPP Director Rocco Davanzo. "From time to time, she even draws on her recruiting expertise to handle walk-in prospects who are interested in contracting with Landstar.”
"We're pleased to have someone like Katherine to support us in our effort to provide exceptional service,” said Landstar President and CEO Henry Gerkens. " Her dedication and enthusiasm are an asset to Landstar. ”
Kempf lives in Jacksonville and in her spare time spare time enjoys reading and fitness activities.
Landstar System, Inc. delivers safe, specialized transportation services to a broad range of customers worldwide. 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 global logistics group, which is comprised of Landstar Global Logistics, Inc. and its subsidiaries Landstar Express America, Inc. and Landstar Logistics, Inc., provides international and domestic multimodal (over-the-road, air, ocean and rail) transportation, expedited and contract logistics services. All Landstar operating companies are certified to ISO 9001:2000 quality management system standards. Landstar System, Inc. is headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida. Its common stock trades on The NASDAQ Stock Market® under the symbol LSTR.