February 14, 2000 Jacksonville, FL - Landstar System, Inc., a safety-first transportation services company, announced today the promotion of Ann Lyon to Director of Business Development at Landstar Logistics. In her new position Lyon will be responsible for carrier growth and development, and agent and customer relations.
"Ann's wide range of experience in our industry is an asset to Landstar Logistics, as the company continues to provide the best in global intermodal and contract logistics services," said Landstar Logistics President James R. Hertwig. Lyon joined Landstar in 1996 and has earned several promotions, including Supervisor of Vendor Services, Manager of Carrier Payables, Manager of Intermodal Services and Executive Assistant to the President.
Lyon is a student at the University of Phoenix, completing a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management.
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.