Jacksonville, Florida (NASDAQ-LSTR) Landstar System, Inc., a safety-first non-asset based provider of transportation capacity and logistics services, has named Lynette Blazier and Angela Jordan the January Employees of the Month at the company’s service centers in Rockford, Illinois, and Jacksonville, Florida, respectively.
Blazier, a capacity development coordinator in the Capacity Development department, has been with Landstar for 8 years. She was nominated by her co-workers for her positive attitude, leadership and willingness to help others.
“Lynette’s work ethic, diligence and positive attitude bring daily success to our department,” said Sandy Woodhouse, a supervisor in the Capacity Development department. “She is a pleasure to work with and we are fortunate to have her.”
Blazier, a native of Harvard, Illinois, has lived in Rockford a total of 18 years. In her spare time, she enjoys reading and doing crafts such as crochet, knitting and making jewelry.
Jordan, a communications analyst in the Information Systems department, has been with Landstar for 22 years. She was nominated by her director for her dedication to helping others in her area.
“In the 7 years I’ve worked with Angela, she has always put her customers first, no matter what the situation,” said Dave Hesford, a director in the Information Services department.
Jordan is a native of Madisonville, Kentucky. She moved to Jacksonville in 2000. She and her husband, Chris, have been married 7 years. She has two sons, ages 24 and 13. In her spare time, Angela enjoys traveling and spending time with her family.
Landstar President and CEO Henry Gerkens commended Blazier and Jordan on their excellent service to the company.
“Lynette and Angela provide outstanding customer and employee service for Landstar. Their dedication is worthy of recognition,” said Gerkens. “Landstar is proud to showcase them as our employees of the month.”
Landstar System, Inc. delivers safe, specialized transportation and logistics 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 and logistics capacity providers. Through its operating subsidiaries, Landstar delivers excellence in complete transportation logistics services and solutions. 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.