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BBSI Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend and Announces Investment Conference Presentation

5/18/2007 Print Version

VANCOUVER, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 18, 2007--Barrett Business

Services, Inc. (Nasdaq:BBSI) announced today that its board of

directors has approved a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.07 per

share. The cash dividend will be paid on June 14, 2007 to all

stockholders of record as of May 31, 2007.

In addition, the Company announced that William W. Sherertz,

President and Chief Executive Officer, will speak to the investment

community at The 6th Annual JMP Securities Research Conference on May

23, 2007. Mr. Sherertz's presentation at the conference will be

simultaneously webcast over the Internet.

Mr. Sherertz is scheduled to speak on Wednesday, May 23, 2007, at

approximately 12 noon Pacific Time. Interested investors can listen to

the live audio webcast of the presentation and view supplemental

financial information by accessing the company's web site,

www.barrettbusiness.com, and proceeding to the investor relations

portion of the site and then to webcasts. A replay of the audio

webcast will be available on Barrett's web site for thirty days after

posting. The webcast is also accessible at

www.wsw.com/webcast/jmp4/bbsi/.

BBSI provides a comprehensive range of human resource management

solutions to large and small companies throughout many regions of the

United States.

CONTACT: Barrett Business Services, Inc.

President and Chief Executive Officer

William W. Sherertz, 360-828-0700



SOURCE: Barrett Business Services, Inc.