March 5, 2002 Jacksonville, Florida - Landstar System, Inc., a safety-first transportation capacity provider, has named Karla Tyska, a Sales Coordinator in the Brokerage Services department of the Carrier Group, Rockford Service Center Employee of the Month for March 2002.
Tyska began her career at Landstar in June, 1992. She worked with Carrier Development in the Brokerage Services department of the Carrier Group.
Her fellow workers, superiors and customers say her willingness to "follow it through" and professionally handle the many request she receives impress them.
"Karla is committed to the success of the entire Landstar family. She is always willing to take on extra responsibilities when it's in the best interest of her department," said Landstar President and COO Henry Gerkens. "She reflects what we at Landstar call 'team spirit'."
Tyska lives in Rockford, Illinois with her husband. They have four children and her interests are gardening and sewing.
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 Market® under the symbol LSTR.