BBSI will maintain quarterly cash dividend



Barrett Business Services Inc., the Vancouver-based supplier of staffing and outsourced human resources services, said Friday its board of directors has maintained the company’s regular quarterly cash dividend of 18 cents per share. The cash dividend will be paid on June 6 to all stockholders of record as of May 23.

The company, which has more than 3,000 clients in 23 states, is a pioneer of “professional employer organization” services. Under this system, Barrett becomes a co-employer of a client’s workforce, handling human resources responsibilities, including workers’ compensation claims.