Jacksonville, Florida (NASDAQ-LSTR) Landstar System, Inc., a non-asset based provider of integrated supply chain solutions delivering safe, specialized transportation, warehousing and logistics services, has named Lori Engstrom and Bob Cornish November Employees of the Month at the company’s service centers in Rockford, Illinois, and Jacksonville, Florida, respectively.
Engstrom, an agent services coordinator in the Capacity Utilization department, has been with Landstar since May 2007. She was nominated by her co-workers for her caring, positive attitude and excellent customer service.
“Lori excels at building positive relationships and always makes an extra effort to assist others,” said Sandy Woodhouse, a supervisor in the Capacity Utilization department. “She is a pleasure to work with and of great value to Landstar.”
Engstrom, a native of Washington, D.C., has lived in the Rockford area all of her adult life. In her spare time, she enjoys making jewelry and spending time with friends and family.
Cornish, a team leader in the Information Services department, has been with Landstar since April 1997. He was nominated by his co-workers for his excellent work ethic and attention to detail.
“Bob pays close attention to the detail requirements of projects he takes on. He handles project demands and changes calmly and with consideration to all parties involved,” said Katherine Reese, a manager in the Information Services department. “We are fortunate to have him.”
Cornish, a native of New York, has lived in Jacksonville for 24 years. He and his wife, Alona, have been married 32 years and have three children and three grandchildren. In his spare time, he enjoys traveling, particularly to Las Vegas.
Landstar President and CEO Henry Gerkens commended Engstrom and Cornish on their hard work and ability to work well with others.
“Lori and Bob demonstrate that team work and a positive attitude are key ingredients for success,” said Gerkens. “Landstar is fortunate to have them as part of our team.”
Landstar System, Inc. is a non-asset based provider of integrated supply chain solutions. Landstar delivers safe, specialized transportation, warehousing and logistics services to a broad range of customers worldwide utilizing a network of agents, third-party capacity owners and employees. All Landstar transportation 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.