Landstar Names Cook Employee of the Month

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February 5, 2002 Jacksonville, Florida - Landstar System, Inc., a safety-first transportation capacity provider, has named Rita Cook, an advisor in BCO Services, Rockford Service Center Employee of the Month for February 2002.

As an advisor in the BCO Services department, Cook works with Landstar business capacity owners to enhance their success.

"Rita is committed to the success of the entire Landstar family. In addition to completing her own work, she willingly takes on extra responsibilities when it's in the best interest of her department," said Landstar President and COO Henry Gerkens. "Her enthusiasm for her work is contagious."

Cook joined the Landstar family two years ago as a clerk in the Permits department. She became a BCO advisor a year ago. Cook lives in Rockford, Illinois with her husband. They have four grown children and three grandchildren.

Landstar System, Inc. is headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida. Landstar's 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. Landstar's 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 9002 quality management system standards. Landstar System, Inc.'s common stock trades on The NASDAQ Stock MarketĀ® under the symbol LSTR.