July 6, 2000 Jacksonville, FL - Landstar System, Inc., a safety-first transportation and information services company, announced today the promotion of Jim Wilson to Director of Contract Administration. In his new position, Wilson review all Landstar contracts to ensure they meet all legal business requirements.
"Jim has proven that he will do whatever it takes to get the job done right," said Landstar Chairman, President and CEO Jeff Crowe. "We're pleased to recognize his valuable contributions by expanding his management role."
Wilson, who joined Landstar in 1991, has experience in many areas of the company including Traffic Coordinator in Traffic Department and Rate Audit Manager. Most recently he served in Traffic Services as Manager.
Wilson has a Political Science degree from Kings College in Wilkes Barre, PA., and lives in Jacksonville, Florida with his wife and their children.
Landstar System, Inc. is headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida. Landstar's carrier group, comprised of Landstar Gemini, Inc., Landstar Inway, Inc., Landstar Ligon, Inc. and Landstar Ranger, Inc., delivers excellence in complete over-the-road transportation services. Landstar's multimodal group, comprised of Landstar Express America, Inc. and Landstar Logistics, Inc., delivers excellence in expedited, contract logistics and intermodal transportation services. All Landstar operating companies are certified to ISO 9002 quality management system standards. Landstar System, Inc.'s common stock trades on The NASDAQ Stock Market® under the symbol LSTR.