SciQuest Holds Silent Auction to Benefit Wounded Warrior Project

  SciQuest Holds Silent Auction to Benefit Wounded Warrior Project       Auction Held During NextLevel 2014; SciQuest to Match Donations from                       Customers, Employees and Attendees  Business Wire  ORLANDO, Fla. & CARY, N.C. -- February 26, 2014  SciQuest, Inc. (NASDAQ:SQI), the largest pure-play provider of cloud-based business automation solutions for spend management, today announced that the company held a silent auction that raised $8,670 for the Wounded Warrior Project (WWP) during NextLevel 2014. Donated items were featured throughout the event, and attendees had the opportunity to bid during the show. All proceeds will go to the WWP, and SciQuest matched each dollar raised with its own donation.  “Giving back is at the core of our philosophy here at SciQuest, and it’s difficult to think of a more worthy cause than the Wounded Warrior Project,” said Stephen Wiehe, CEO of SciQuest. “We have enjoyed spending time with our valued customers, industry experts and our customers working together to support a fantastic cause, and are thankful to the partners who have generously contributed to the event.”  The mission of the Wounded Warrior Project is to honor and empower Wounded Warriors. Its purpose is to raise awareness and to enlist the public’s aid for the needs of injured service members, to help injured servicemen and women aid and assist each other, and to provide unique, direct programs and services to meet their needs. To donate, please visit: http://www.woundedwarriorproject.org/donate.  Companies supporting the event with donations include EDM Americas, Hon Company, nProdigy, Office Depot, Paladin Associates, Paystream Advisors, Promega Corporation, Provista, Roche Diagnostics, Sedona Technologies, SHI, Spectrum Chemical, Steelcase and Supplier Solutions.  About SciQuest  SciQuest (NASDAQ:SQI) is the largest publicly held pure-play provider of cloud-based business automation solutions for spend management – offering deep domain knowledge and a leading, customer-driven portfolio. SciQuest solutions enable greater visibility and compliance organization-wide to help you gain control, optimize efficiencies and reduce spend. These cloud-based solutions are easier to implement and proven to deliver measurable, sustainable value with SciQuest’s high-touch support, analysis and automation. Learn more about our solutions and how we can help your organization turn spending into savings at www.sciquest.com.  To join the conversation, please visit our blog, The Open Kitchen at http://www.sciquest.com/blog – or follow us on Twitter @SciQuest.  Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements  Any statements in this release that are not historical or current facts are forward-looking statements. All forward-looking statements in this release are made pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements are not guarantees of future performance and involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause actual results, performance or achievements to be materially different from any future results, performances or achievements expressed or implied by the forward-looking statements. Certain of these risks are discussed in “Part I, Item 1A, Risk Factors” and elsewhere in SciQuest’s most recent Annual Report on Form 10-K and other reports, as filed with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”). The company’s SEC reports are available free of charge on the SEC's website at http://www.sec.gov or on the company’s website at www.sciquest.com. These forward-looking statements speak only as of the date hereof, and SciQuest undertakes no obligation to update, amend or clarify any forward-looking statement for any reason. Given these risks and uncertainties, investors should not place undue reliance on forward-looking statements as a prediction of actual results.  Contact:  fama PR for SciQuest SciQuest Media: Dan Gaffney, 617-986-5036 sciquest@famapr.com or SciQuest, Inc. SciQuest Investors: Jamie Andelman, 919-659-2322 jandelman@sciquest.com