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About Us

MuseOps.com is a service, created from the book Museum Operations: A Handbook of Tools, Templates, and Models authored by Samantha Chmelik, Principal, Preston Argus, LLC.

MuseOps is a service of Preston Argus, LLC. Preston Argus recognizes the unique histories, cultures, and missions of its clients.  Our mission is to help you maximize your resources to better fulfill your mission and provide high quality experiences to your visitors.

Meet Samantha Chmelik

Samantha Chmelik, principal of Preston Argus, uses her background in operations management, benchmarking, and strategic planning to help cultural and history organizations implement their missions. She has worked and volunteered at libraries, museums, and non-profit organizations for two decades. She is also the author of Museum and Historic Site Management: A Case Study Approach, Rowman & Littlefield, 2015 and Museum Operations: A Handbook of Tools, Templates, and Models, Rowman & Littlefield, 2017.

Preston Argus – Behind the Name

Preston is the name of a retired racing greyhound, who was in the money for 48% of his races, despite being forced to run on an injured leg.

Argus is Odysseus’ greyhound – the only member of the household who recognizes Odysseus upon his return.

Major Decision is the name of a retired racing greyhound, who greets each day with enthusiasm and curiosity.

Preston Argus brings that same enthusiasm
and dedication to your projects.

Books Available for Purchase

Museum and Historic
Site Management:
A Case Study Approach

Purchase Online:

Amazon
Publisher

Museum Operations:
A Handbook of Tools,
Templates, and Models

Purchase Online:

Amazon
Publisher

A portion of our annual profits is donated to
Greyhound Rescue of New England and Greyhounds Only
to support other greyhounds in need.

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