Directors of WD-40 Co. named Daniel T. Carter to a seat on its board of directors, effective March 21.

The board also announced March 22 that it declared a quarterly dividend of 42 cents per share, payable April 29 to stockholders of record on April 15.

San Diego-based WD-40 (Nasdaq: WDFC) makes a line of lubricants, soaps and other chemical products.

Carter is executive vice president and chief financial officer for BevMo! Inc., the privately held Concord-based retail chain. He previously held positions with Semtek Inc., Charlotte Russe Holding Inc. and Advanced Marketing Services, as well as Price Club, PriceCostco and Price Enterprises.