Jacksonville, Florida - (NASDAQ-LSTR) Landstar System, Inc., a worldwide, asset-light provider of integrated transportation management solutions delivering safe, specialized transportation logistics services, has named Kevin Jacobs, Jayne Peterson and Tonya Counts September Employees of the Month.
Jacobs works out of the Jacksonville, Florida, service center as a logistics analyst in Heavy/Specialized Services. He has been with Landstar since June of 2006. Jacobs was recognized for his ability to handle a high volume workload and his overall outstanding job performance.
Peterson works out of the Rockford, Illinois, service center as a recruiting coordinator in the BCO Recruiting department. She has been with Landstar since April of 1997. Peterson was nominated for her willingness to take on extra duties, her bilingual skills and ability to maintain a flexible work schedule and a positive attitude.
Counts is a logistics coordinator in the Operations department at the Southfield, Michigan, service center. Counts, who started in September of 2001, was nominated for her diverse knowledge base, excellent customer service and positive attitude.
Landstar Chairman, President and CEO Henry Gerkens commended Jacobs, Peterson and Counts on their accomplishment.
"I'd like to thank our September honorees for their outstanding contributions to Landstar," said Gerkens. "The talent and hard work they demonstrate help make this company an industry leader."
System, Inc. is a worldwide, asset-light provider of integrated transportation management solutions delivering safe, specialized transportation logistics services to a broad range of customers utilizing a network of agents, third-party capacity owners and employees. All Landstar transportation services companies are certified to ISO 9001:2008 quality management system standards and RC14001:2008 environmental, health, safety and security management system standards. Landstar System, Inc. is headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida. Its common stock trades on The NASDAQ Stock Market® under the symbol LSTR.