Landstar Names Turner Jacksonville Service Center 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 Robin "Mandi” Turner July Employee of the Month for the company’s Jacksonville, Florida, service center.

Turner is an account analyst in Landstar’s Carrier Group Accounts Receivable department. She was recognized for her performance in reducing her assigned outstanding receivables due over 120 days.

"Mandi took the initiative to make a change and worked closely with agents and customers to significantly reduce payment timetables,” said Jennifer Willis, a supervisor in the Carrier Group Accounts Receivable department. Several independent Landstar sales agents wrote letters commending her efforts.

"We’re pleased to have someone like Mandi who is willing and able to put forth the extra effort it takes to improve processes,” said Landstar President and CEO Henry Gerkens. "We appreciate her ability to successfully work with both our agents and customers to achieve results.”

Turner joined Landstar in March of 1999. She lives in Lake Mary, Florida. In her spare time she enjoys playing with her daughter, reading and making home improvements.

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.