Jacksonville, Florida (NASDAQ-LSTR) Landstar System, Inc., a safety-first non-asset based provider of transportation capacity and logistics services, has named Jill Sullivan October Employee of the Month at the company's Rockford, Illinois, service center.
Sullivan, a Landstar Carrier Group customer service representative who joined Landstar in July 2004, earned plaudits from her co-workers and supervisor for her dedication and hardworking nature.
"One of Jill's strengths is the ability to remain calm when the situation calls for it,” said her supervisor, Landstar Carrier Group Freight Operations Manager Amy Flood. "She's not one to shy away from taking on special projects and I know her work can always be counted on.”
"Jill has truly taken the value of going beyond what is expected to heart,” said Landstar President and CEO Henry Gerkens. "Her attitude and willingness make us proud to have her on the Landstar team."
Sullivan lives in Rockford and enjoys the outdoors in her spare time.
Landstar System, Inc. delivers safe, specialized transportation services to a broad range of customers world-wide. 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 Global Logistics, Inc., which is comprised of Landstar Express America, Inc. and Landstar Logistics, Inc., provides international and domestic multimodal transportation (over-the-road, ocean, air and rail), expedited, warehousing and contract logistics services. All Landstar operating companies are certified to ISO 9001:2000 quality management system standards. Landstar System, Inc. is headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida. Its common stock trades on The NASDAQ Stock Market® under the symbol LSTR.