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:

Leaf Peeping – And Much More – In Door County, Wisconsin, Wednesday, November 5th, 2014

Spiegel: Israeli-Moroccan Restaurant, Thursday, October 2nd, 2014

Pride – Two Unlikely Groups Unite for a Cause, Friday, September 19th, 2014

Charles James: Beyond Fashion at the Met, Wednesday, May 7th, 2014

Roof Garden “Pavilion” at the Met, Wednesday, April 30th, 2014

Da Marcella – Affordable Taverna in Greenwich Village, Wednesday, April 30th, 2014

Postcards from Central Park, Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014

The AIPAD Photography Show, New York, Friday, April 11th, 2014