Jacksonville, Florida (NASDAQ-LSTR) Landstar System, Inc., a safety-first non-asset based provider of transportation capacity and logistics services, has named Lynn Talmadge June Employee of the Month at the company’s Jacksonville, Florida, service center.
Talmadge, a government services coordinator in Landstar’s Government Administration department, conducted an audit that led to significant cost savings for the company. Robert Dugger, the director of the department, describes Talmadge as a model of professionalism and dedication.
" Lynn’s skills are an asset to both the department and the company as a whole,” said Dugger. "She puts forth extraordinary effort to get the job done and is a positive role model for her co-workers.”
"We’re pleased to have someone like Lynn whose attitude and sense of purpose is evident in her work ,” said Landstar President and CEO Henry Gerkens. "We’re proud to have someone with her ability on the Landstar team."
Talmadge joined Landstar in November 1997 and lives in Jacksonville. In her spare time she enjoys going to the beach.
Landstar System, Inc. delivers safe, specialized transportation services to a broad range of customers worldwide. 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 global logistics group, which is comprised of Landstar Global Logistics, Inc. and its subsidiaries Landstar Express America, Inc. and Landstar Logistics, Inc., provides international and domestic multimodal (over-the-road, air, ocean and rail) transportation, expedited 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.