July 18, 2000 Jacksonville, FL - Landstar System, Inc., a safety-first transportation and information services company, announced today the promotion of Al Bain to Director of Applications Development. In his new position, Bain will be responsible for all application programming for Landstar's Rockford Information Systems center.
"Al has done an exceptional job of learning our systems," said Landstar Chairman, President and CEO Jeff Crowe. "He is bright, articulate and hard working, and we're pleased to recognize his valuable contributions by expanding his management role."
Bain, who just recently joined Landstar in 1999, was quickly promoted from Manager of Projects and Development.
Bain has a degree from Devry Institute of Technology of Chicago, Illinois, and lives in Rockford, Illinois with his wife and their three daughters.
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.