Jacksonville , Florida (NASDAQ-LSTR) Landstar System, Inc., a safety-first non-asset based provider of transportation capacity, has named Tami Jackson July Employee of the Month at the company's Rockford, Illinois, Service Center .
Jackson, who was previously selected for the award in 2000, is an agent sales coordinator in Landstar's Brokerage department. Her diligence helped increase the number of approved third-party carriers available to Landstar Carrier Group agents.
"Tami took the extra step to help Landstar increase its capacity enabling the company to serve more customers in a timely manner,” said President and CEO Henry Gerkens. ”Her dedication to Landstar makes her a valuable member of our team. ”
Jackson earned her certificate as a Certified Transportation Broker in February. She lives in Rockford and has a son and a daughter.
Landstar System, Inc. delivers safe, specialized transportation services to a broad range of customers throughout North America . The company identifies and fulfills shippers' needs through the coordination of individual businesses comprised of independent sales agents and third-party transportation capacity providers. Landstar's carrier group, which is comprised of Landstar Gemini, Inc., Landstar Inway, Inc., Landstar Ligon, Inc., Landstar Ranger, Inc. and Landstar Carrier Services, Inc., delivers excellence in complete over-the-road transportation services. Landstar's multimodal group, which is comprised of Landstar Express America, Inc. and Landstar Logistics, Inc., provides 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 Market® under the symbol LSTR.