Jacksonville, Florida - Landstar System, Inc. (NASDAQ:LSTR), a worldwide, asset-light provider of integrated transportation management solutions delivering safe, specialized transportation logistics services, has named Michael Sterling and Erica Lafin Employees of the Year for 2014.
They were chosen as the best of the best among the 24 Employees of the Month selected during 2014 from Landstar’s service centers in Jacksonville, Florida, and Rockford, Illinois.
The Jacksonville service center’s Employee of the Year is Michael Sterling, a bid analyst in the Pricing Services department. He has been with Landstar since June of 2013. Sterling was recognized for his industry knowledge, strong work ethic and willingness to go the extra mile to get the job done.
The Rockford service center’s Employee of the Year is Erica Lafin, who works as a senior loss prevention coordinator in the Safety Services department. She has been with Landstar since March of 2005 and was nominated for her spot-on decision making, positive personality and knowledge of both her own field and Landstar overall.
Landstar Chairman and CEO Henry Gerkens commended the 2014 Employees of the Year for their outstanding service to the company.
"These two employees exemplify the talent and hard work it takes to be successful in our industry," said Gerkens. "They are truly deserving of this honor and we congratulate them on their achievements."
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 RC14001:2013 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.