Eleanor Foa Dienstag

Eleanor Foa Dienstag is a journalist and photojournalist whose work has appeared in The New York Times, Harper's, the New Republic, the New York Observer, Ms., McCall's,Travel & Leisure, Frequent Flyer, and many other websites and publications. Eleanor is the author of two nonfiction books: a memoir, "Whither Thou Goest: The Story of An Uprooted Wife," acclaimed by Business Week for its insights into corporate life; and "In Good Company: 125 Years At The Heinz Table," a unique view of a quintessential American company. Both books were promoted with national radio and television appearances. Eleanor served as staff speechwriter to the Chairman and CEO of American Express. In 1983, she founded Eleanor Foa Associates ( It provides a wide variety of corporate services, including annual reports, executive speeches, corporate histories and marketing materials for profit and not-for-profit organizations. Eleanor is past president of the American Society of Journalists and Authors (ASJA), received speechwriting awards from IABC, and was awarded literary residencies at Yaddo, and the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts (VCCA). She resides in Manhattan.  

Posts by Eleanor Foa Dienstag:

Le Village: French Petit Bistro, Tuesday, January 6th, 2015

Mr. Turner – The Beauty of Art
Juxtaposed with the Reality of Life
, Tuesday, December 23rd, 2014

From Dresner’s to Flight, Friday, December 19th, 2014

Cooper Hewitt Museum Reopens, Friday, December 12th, 2014

The Imitation Game – Breaking the Code, Friday, November 28th, 2014

Asymmetric: A Morality Tale Wrapped in a Spy Thriller, Tuesday, November 18th, 2014

Genesis: Salgado at ICP, Tuesday, November 11th, 2014

Exquisite Early Photographs of Yosemite, Friday, November 7th, 2014