Newswise — CHICAGO – The American Association of Endodontists continues to make great strides forward when it comes to creativity and communications excellence. The AAE is proud to announce it has received 15 MarCom Awards — its most awards in a single year to date — recognizing outstanding achievement by creative professionals involved in the concept, design and production of marketing and communication materials.

“These awards serve as visible recognition of taking an excellent idea and applying award-winning written, and graphic concepts,” said AAE Executive Director Kenneth J. Widelka. “They are encouraging indications of our success this year. We are very pleased at the recognition, and our team has plans for more exciting, innovative work next year.”

The MarCom Awards honor excellence in marketing and communication, while recognizing the creativity, hard work and generosity of industry professionals. They have evolved into one of the largest, most-respected creative competitions in the world. Each year, about 6,000 print and digital entries are submitted from around the world.   

The awards are listed below:


AAE 2017-2018 Year in Review Video

AAE19 in Montreal Video 

Superhero poster for Root Canal Awareness Week

Superheroes of Saving Teeth: USA Today online ads

Superheroes of Saving Teeth: USA Today print ads


 Patients Website on

 Endo on Demand Mailer

 Superheroes of Saving Teeth – print media

 Root Canal Awareness Week Website –Public Awareness

 Foundation for Endodontics 2018 Initiatives Video – Non-profit

 Foundation for Endodontics 2018 Initiatives Video – Corporate Image 

Honorable Mentions

Take a Glimpse Inside – Corporate Video for Annual Meeting

Foundation FOCUS – Non-profit Publication Redesign Website

“This is a great way to benchmark ourselves against other creative organizations in the corporate and association industries,” Widelka continued. “Our success would not have been possible without our hard-working staff and members!”


 About the American Association of Endodontists

The American Association of Endodontists, headquartered in Chicago, represents more than 8,000 members worldwide. Endodontics is one of nine dental specialties formally recognized by the American Dental Association. The AAE, founded in 1943, is dedicated to excellence in the art and science of endodontics and to the highest standard of patient care. The Association inspires its members to pursue professional advancement and personal fulfillment through education, research, advocacy, leadership, communication and service. For more information, visit