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 Hattie Peck and Lynette Blazier Employees of the Year for 2013.
They were chosen as the best of the best among the 24 Employees of the Month selected during 2013 from Landstar’s service centers in Jacksonville, Florida, and Rockford, Illinois.
The Jacksonville service center’s Employee of the Year is Hattie Peck, a service specialist in the Carrier Qualifications department. She has been with Landstar since September of 2011. Peck was recognized for her upbeat demeanor, outstanding customer service skills and willingness to go above and beyond for her job.
The Rockford service center’s Employee of the Year is Lynette Blazier, who works as a coordinator in the Operations department. She has been with Landstar since January of 2001 and was nominated for her exceptional customer service skills, optimistic attitude and industrious work habits.
Landstar Chairman, President and CEO Henry Gerkens commended the 2013 Employees of the Year for their outstanding service to the company.
"I'm proud to showcase our 2013 Employees of Year as among our very best," said Gerkens. "Their talent, hard work and dedication certainly make them deserving of this high honor."
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.