January 5, 2002 Jacksonville, Florida - Landstar System, Inc., a safety-first transportation and information services company, has named Melanie Holt, a Fleet Development Coordinator, Jacksonville Service Center Employee of the Month for January 2002.
Holt was nominated for her success in helping Landstar agents achieve their monthly and annual business capacity owner (BCO) recruiting goals. She also helps plan Landstar's annual Appreciation Days and plays a key role in the event's success.
"Landstar is in the small business business and Melanie helps us achieve our goals by working with agents and BCOs to achieve their goals," said Landstar President and COO Henry Gerkens. "She is successful in her efforts and our small business owners know they can rely on her for help, no matter what the project. "
Holt began her career at Landstar six years ago in the Pricing department. She moved to the Safety department in 1998, and was promoted to Fleet Development Coordinator in 2000.
Landstar System, Inc. is headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida. The Landstar 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. The Landstar 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 9001:2000 quality management system standards. Landstar System, Inc.'s common stock trades on The NASDAQ Stock Market® under the symbol LSTR.