Jacksonville, Florida (NASDAQ-LSTR) Landstar System, Inc., a safety-first non-asset based provider of transportation capacity and logistics services, has named Larry Roe November Employee of the Month at the company's Rockford, Illinois, service center.
Roe, a presence at Landstar since 1997, was honored for his work as an Automotive Coordinator. Automotive Operations Supervisor Kyla Eastabrooks said Roe plays an invaluable role in the department.
"Larry takes on every challenge that comes his way and more," said Eastabrooks. "During his shift he not only handles his regular assignments, but is also called on to handle tasks for other departments as well. He helped create a new form to streamline the reporting of customer service issues for several departments."
"Larry works hard at whatever he's asked to do ," said Landstar President and CEO Henry Gerkens. "His enthusiasm is contagious and he's a great example of Landstar employees who make our team strong.”
Roe lives in Rockford with his wife, Jodi. In his spare time he enjoys radio control airplanes and golf.
Landstar System, Inc. delivers safe, specialized transportation and logistics services to a broad range of customers world-wide. 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 Global Logistics, Inc., which is comprised of Landstar Express America, Inc. and Landstar Logistics, Inc., provides international and domestic multimodal transportation (over-the-road, ocean, air and rail), expedited, warehousing and contract logistics services. All Landstar operating companies are certified to ISO 9001:2000 quality management system standards. Landstar System, Inc. is headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida. Its common stock trades on The NASDAQ Stock Market® under the symbol LSTR.