Eric Zoetmulder, a former executive with Thomson-Dialog, is the new director of supplier enablement at SciQuest.

SciQuest provides on-demand management and procurement automation solutions.

Zoetmulder was senior director for information systems and editorial processes for Thomson-Dialog, an online publishing firm in Cary.

“Eric has invaluable experience in developing and leading professional services teams with Fortune 500 companies,” said Steve Wiehe, president and chief executive officer of SciQuest. “We are pleased to be able to leverage his understanding of technology strategies and business process improvement knowledge, especially in the life sciences market.”