March 13, 2001 Jacksonville, Florida (NASDAQ:LSTR) - Landstar System, Inc., a safety first transportation and information services company, has named Tammy Ehrhardt, Automotive Logistics Coordinator, Jacksonville Service Center Employee of the Month for March 2001.
Ehrhardt works closely with the company's Shipment Tracking Analysis and Reporting System, a computerized program that links Landstar's vital shipment information with its customer, Daimler Chrysler. Ehrhardt is known among her fellow workers as a reliable, self-motivated team player who constantly looks for ways to streamline data reporting processes.
"At Landstar, our constant goal is to take customer service to even higher levels, and Tammy helps us do that," said Landstar Chairman, President and CEO Jeff Crowe. "Our customers want timely, accurate, consistent information at any time from any place. Outstanding employees like Tammy enable us deliver those services. We're fortunate to have her at Landstar."
Ehrhardt joined Landstar in January 1999 and worked with regional freight coordinators and integrated transportation systems before moving into automotive logistics. The native of Olney, Illinois, left home and moved to Florida to attend college in Miami before she and her husband settled in Jacksonville in 1998.
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.