February 19, 2001 Jacksonville, Florida (LSTR) Landstar System, Inc., a safety-first transportation and information services company, has named Dottie Strobridge, Loss Prevention Coordinator in Safety Services, Employee of the Month for February 2001.
Strobridge plays an important role in assuring the safe delivery of shipments carried by Landstar business capacity owners. Her 16 years of experience working in accident prevention enable her to offer positive ideas for the operators that mean even safer deliveries down the road. "She is absolutely committed to the safety of our independent operators," said Landstar Chairman, President and CEO Jeff Crowe. "We're fortunate to have her at Landstar."
Strobridge joined Landstar in November 1984, and has worked in the area of safety ever since. In 1998, she was selected Landstar Safety Officer of the Year. She also speaks Spanish fluently working closely with the company's Hispanic business capacity owners. Strobridge has conducted safety meetings and log training classes at agencies with large contingents of Spanish-speaking operators, and is always willing to interpret for them.
Strobridge is a Navy wife and is the parent of three daughters and one son. She says she is also a proud grandmother.
Landstar System, Inc. is headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida. The Landstar 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. The Landstar 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 9001:2000 quality management system standards. Landstar System, Inc.'s common stock trades on The NASDAQ Stock Market® under the symbol LSTR.