Landstar Names Hess Employee of the Month

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November 5, 2001 Jacksonville, Florida (NASDAQ:LSTR) Jacksonville, Florida - Landstar System, Inc., a safety-first transportation and information services company, has named Judy Hess Rockford Service Center Employee of the Month for November 2001.

As an Agent Orientation Coordinator in Landstar's Agent Services department, Hess is responsible for the training and orientation of independent sales agents new to the Landstar system.

"By coordinating a smoothly run, informative orientation program, Judy ensures new Landstar agents have the tools they need to take advantage of the opportunities Landstar provides," said Landstar President and CFO Henry Gerkens. "She's helped countless new agents get on the road to success."

Hess joined Landstar in the Credit department in 1994 before she made the move to Agent Services five years ago. She lives in Love's Park, Illinois with her husband Mel. Together they have five grown children and nine grandchildren. Her newest hobby is their outdoor fishpond.

Landstar System, Inc. is headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida. The Landstar carrier group, comprised of Landstar Gemini, Inc., Landstar Inway, Inc., Landstar Ligon, Inc. and Landstar Ranger, Inc., delivers excellence in complete over-the-road transportation services. The Landstar multimodal group, comprised of Landstar Express America, Inc. and Landstar Logistics, Inc., delivers excellence in 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 MarketĀ® under the symbol LSTR.