Landstar Names Jenkins Employee of the Month

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Jacksonville, Florida (NASDAQ-LSTR) Landstar System, Inc., a safety-first non-asset based provider of transportation capacity, has named Denise Jenkins March Employee of the Month at the company's Jacksonville, Florida, service center.

Jenkins is freight coordinator in the Freight Operations department and, since joining Landstar in August 2004, has impressed her superiors and co-workers with her can-do attitude.

"Denise has been a leader in tracking down and recovering trailers. She also put in additional time at work to help cover a load for an agent and customer,” said Freight Operations Supervisor Chris Emerson. "She's an excellent example of the type of employee we look for at Landstar.”

"Denise's attitude and sense of purpose have been evident in her work since day one ,” said Landstar President and CEO Henry Gerkens. " She is a bright face that represents what Landstar's team spirit is all about .”

Jenkins lives in Jacksonville and enjoys spending quality time with her three children.

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.