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Jacksonville, Florida (NASDAQ-LSTR) Landstar System, Inc., a non-asset based provider of integrated supply chain solutions delivering safe, specialized transportation, warehousing and logistics services, has named Samir Patel, Kellie Nelson and DeArudrey Ballard June Employees of the Month.

Patel works out of the Jacksonville, Florida, service center as a team lead in the Information Services department. He has been with Landstar since October 2005. Patel was nominated for his relentless pursuit of quality, attention to detail and strong leadership skills. He is lauded by his supervisors for being an ideal employee and an asset to Landstar.

Nelson works out of the Rockford, Illinois, service center as a customer service coordinator in the Customer Service department. She has been with Landstar since September of 2003. She was nominated for her commitment to seeing all tasks through to completion, excellent knowledge of her job and her patient, friendly demeanor. She is praised by customers on a daily basis.

Ballard is an auditor in the billing department of NLM, a Landstar Supply Chain Solutions company based in Detroit, Michigan. She joined NLM in September of 2003. Ballard was nominated for her excellent productivity, knowledge and attention to detail. Her excellent customer service is of significant value to the department.

Landstar Chairman, President and CEO Henry Gerkens commended Patel, Nelson and Ballard for their tireless efforts to excel.

“The three June Employees of the Month accept nothing short of excellence from themselves and inspire those around them to perform at a high level. Employees like these are among the most valuable assets we have at Landstar,” said Gerkens. “We thank them for their dedication and are proud to showcase them as among our best and brightest.”

About Landstar

Landstar System, Inc. is a non-asset based provider of integrated supply chain solutions. Landstar delivers safe, specialized transportation, warehousing and logistics services to a broad range of customers worldwide utilizing a network of agents, third-party capacity owners and employees. All Landstar transportation 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.