Jacksonville, Florida (NASDAQ-LSTR) Landstar System, Inc., a safety-first non-asset based provider of transportation capacity, has named Amy Andrews August Employee of the Month at the company's Rockford, Illinois, Service Center .
Andrews, an advisor in the BCO Services department, works with Landstar business capacity owners to enhance their success. In addition to her regular duties, she serves on Landstar's employee training committee. Andrews demonstrated her initiative and increased her department's productivity by observing similar functions in the Jacksonville Service Center and sharing best practices.
"Amy's motivation to put forth her best effort is inspiring,” said Landstar President and CEO Henry Gerkens. "We're proud to have someone with her fortitude on the Landstar team."
Andrews, husband Scott and son McCullin live in Rockford . She likes to participate in church activities in her spare time.
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. Jacksonville, Florida (NASDAQ-LSTR).