Landstar Announces Appointment of Lewis to VP of Intermodal Services

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Jacksonville, Florida (NASDAQ-LSTR) Landstar System, Inc., a safety-first non-asset based provider of transportation capacity and logistics services, announced today the appointment of Theresa Lewis to the newly created position of Vice President of Intermodal Services for Landstar Global Logistics.

Lewis will oversee all Intermodal Services as Landstar continues to expand this service offering. “We continue to see greater demand from our customers for Intermodal Services,” said Landstar President and Chief Executive Officer Henry Gerkens. “Theresa brings a wealth of intermodal experience in both the corporate and agency environments and is an ideal candidate to lead our new Intermodal Services department.”

Lewis has more than 19 years’ experience in intermodal pricing and operations. She has held management positions at CSX Intermodal, H.L. Albritton Transportation, and most recently with NYK Logistics North America. She also spent several years managing the rail division for Momentum Transportation, a Landstar Global Logistics agency.

About Landstar

Landstar System, Inc. delivers safe, specialized transportation and logistics 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 Express America, Inc., 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. is a third-party logistics company, providing international and domestic multimodal (over-the-road, air, ocean and rail) transportation, contract logistics and warehousing 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.