Landstar Names Chance Rockford 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 and logistics services, has named Tina Chance May Employee of the Month at the company's Rockford, Illinois, service center.

Chance, an accounts receivable analyst who joined Landstar in January 2005, was praised for her professionalism and perseverance in customer service which resulted in her nomination from a third-party contractor.

"How refreshing it was to find a company that not only provides quality operators, but has quality employees as well,” wrote Lisa Milam of McCollisters Transportation Systems in a letter to Liz Mayfield, Landstar manager of Accounts Receivable. "Tina represents Landstar in a very positive manner.”

"Professionals like Tina make an effort to be part of the solution," said Landstar President and CEO Henry Gerkens. "We're proud to have innovative employees like her on our team."

Chance lives in Machesney Park, Illinois, with her husband, Tom, and their two children.

About Landstar:

Landstar System, Inc. delivers safe, specialized transportation services to a broad range of customers worldwide. 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 global logistics group, which is comprised of Landstar Global Logistics, Inc. and its subsidiaries Landstar Express America, Inc. and Landstar Logistics, Inc., provides international and domestic multimodal (over-the-road, air, ocean and rail) transportation, expedited 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.