Jacksonville, Florida (NASDAQ-LSTR) Landstar System, Inc., a safety-first non-asset based provider of transportation capacity, has named Sharon Francis August Employee of the Month at the company's Jacksonville, Florida, Service Center .
Francis turns imagination into reality as a multimedia specialist in Corporate Communications. She was nominated for serving customers in a fast, flexible and friendly manner and for setting a high standard on graphic design projects including Landstar's award-winning The Road to Success magazine, The LINK newsletter, brochures, and other collateral material.
"Sharon is committed to the success of the entire Landstar family,” said Landstar President and CEO Henry Gerkens. " She knows the meaning of teamwork and consistently delivers a high level of quality service.”
Francis joined Landstar in April 1995. She lives in Jacksonville and enjoys fashion design in her spare time.
Landstar System, Inc. delivers safe, specialized transportation services to a broad range of customers throughout North America . The company identifies and fulfills shippers' needs through the coordination of individual businesses comprised of independent sales agents and third-party transportation capacity providers. Landstar's carrier group, which is comprised of Landstar Gemini, Inc., Landstar Inway, Inc., Landstar Ligon, Inc., Landstar Ranger, Inc. and Landstar Carrier Services, Inc., delivers excellence in complete over-the-road transportation services. Landstar's multimodal group, which is comprised of Landstar Express America, Inc. and Landstar Logistics, Inc., provides 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.