May 14, 2002 Jacksonville, Florida - Landstar System, Inc., a safety-first transportation capacity provider, has named Jessica Ryden, an Orientation Coordinator in the Safety Services department, Rockford Service Center Employee of the Month for May 2002.
Ryden began her career at Landstar in 1998 as a Carrier Development Coordinator in the Brokerage department. Her outstanding attendance record illustrates her commitment to help Landstar's business capacity owners.
"Jessica's work ethic speaks for itself. She is effective and efficient," said Landstar President and COO Henry Gerkens. "Business capacity owners new to the Landstar system appreciate the consistently high level of quality service she delivers."
Ryden and her husband Lee have been married 33 years and live in Rockford. They have a son, daughter and granddaughter. In her spare time, she enjoys quilting, falconry, fishing and being out in nature.
Landstar System, Inc. is headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida. Landstar's 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. Landstar's 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 9002 quality management system standards. Landstar System, Inc.'s common stock trades on The NASDAQ Stock Market® under the symbol LSTR.