Jacksonville, Florida (NASDAQ-LSTR) Landstar System, Inc., a non-asset based provider of integrated supply chain solutions delivering safe, specialized transportation, warehousing and logistics services, has named Thomas Drabek and Jayne Urbanowitz October Employees of the Month at the company’s service centers in Jacksonville, Florida, and Rockford, Illinois, respectively.
Drabek, a third party qualification coordinator in the Capacity Qualifications department, has been with Landstar since May 2005. He was nominated by his department director for his ability to multitask and willingness to take on any assignment with enthusiasm.
“Thomas is an extremely bright individual who applies himself to his job every day,” said Pamela Miller, director of Capacity Qualifications. “His excellent performance and dedication to a job well done has benefited our department in a big way.”
Drabek is a native of Jacksonville. In his spare time, he enjoys reading and following college football, particularly the Florida Gators.
Urbanowitz, an invoice auditor in the Revenue Processing department, has been with Landstar since May of 2006. She was nominated by her co-workers for her positive attitude and willingness to assist others in the department.
“Jayne is always willing to help others and goes above and beyond in her daily work,” said Debbie Bradley, manager of revenue administration in the Revenue Processing department. “Jayne is a very dedicated employee and is a joy to work with. She is a real asset to Landstar.”
Urbanowitz is a native of the Rockford area. She and her husband, Robert, have been married 11 years. In her spare time, she enjoys watching movies, shopping, gardening and cooking.
Landstar President and CEO Henry Gerkens commended Drabek and Urbanowitz on their service excellence and their enthusiasm for helping co-workers.
“Thomas and Jayne demonstrate daily that focus and teamwork are key ingredients in the recipe for success,” said Gerkens. “This kind of approach and employee commitment is what has helped Landstar rise to the top of its industry, and will push the company to even greater heights in the future.”
Landstar System, Inc. is a non-asset based provider of integrated supply chain solutions. Landstar delivers safe, specialized transportation, warehousing and logistics services to a broad range of customers worldwide utilizing a network of agents, third-party capacity owners and employees. All Landstar transportation 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.