March 5, 2004 Jacksonville, Florida (NASDAQ-LSTR) - Landstar System, Inc., a safety-first transportation capacity provider, has named Sharon Pforr March Employee of the Month for Landstar's Jacksonville, Florida, Service Center.
Pforr, a coordinator in Freight Operations, is highly respected by Landstar agents and business capacity owners for her expertise on Canadian freight rules and regulations. Pforr also goes above and beyond the call of duty to help train co-workers and takes on additional responsibilities. She joined Landstar in 2000.
"Sharon takes that extra step for Landstar agents, BCOs and co-workers,” said Landstar President and COO Henry Gerkens. "Her dedication to Landstar makes Sharon a valuable member of the team.”
A Jacksonville native, Pforr enjoys fishing in her spare time and says Nassau Sound is her favorite spot.
Landstar's carrier group is comprised of Landstar Gemini, Inc., Landstar Inway, Inc., Landstar Ligon, Inc. and Landstar Ranger, Inc. and delivers excellence in complete over-the-road transportation services. Landstar's multimodal group 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.