Welcome. The Savannah maritime community is a diverse and active group of shippers, shipping lines, surveyors, agents, insurers, tug and barge operators, port facilities, pilots, bankers, educators, lawyers, warehouse operators, and all the associations that contribute to the operations of the port and its efficiency, safety, and security.

The Propeller Club of the United States is a non-profit organization whose membership represent every aspect of the maritime industry and reside throughout the United States and overseas. The Club is dedicated to the enhancement and well-being of all interests of the maritime community both on a national and international basis. 


2017 Maritime Person of the Year
CMDR Amy Beach
Coast Guard’s Marine Safety Unit, Savannah

2017 Propeller Club Person of the Year
Captain Jonathan Claughton
Savannah Riverboat Cruises

Welcome New Members

Myra Reynolds, John S. James Co.
Jill James, 
John S. James Co.
Tom Mahoney III, 
Mahoney & Cole PC
Hanna Mullins,
Barnett Southern Group
John Porter, Morgan Stanley
Jed Young, PORTCITY Logistics
Ban Banks,
Joshua Davi
Vane Brothers
Benjamin Runkel,
Evans General Contractors
Jeffrey Boden,
Ports America
Brian Dart
, Bank of America
Leigh Acevedo
Jerome Pereira
, Columbus Marine
Michael Foran, Jr.
, Savannah Pilots Association
Corey Mayo, World Distribution Services
Grayson Connor, TransAtlantic Lines

Local Events

The-New-Georgia-Queen_Page_3_Image_0001.jpgPhoto courtesy of Savannah Riverboat Cruises
Read about our National Maritime Day Celebration aboard the Georgia Queen written by Mary Mayle, Savannah Morning News by clicking here
To view Lynn Wright's photos of our event, please click here.


 Thurs., June 15th - Board Meeting
Also in June
Wednesday, June 7th - Maritime After Hours - Wild Wings

 Thurs., July 20th - Board Meeting
Also in July
Wednesday, July 5th - Maritime After Hours - TBA

 Thurs., August 17th - Board Meeting
Also in August
Wednesday, August 2nd, Maritime After Hours - TBA

 Thurs., September  21st - Board Meeting

 Thurs., September  28th - State of the Port
Also in September
Wednesday, September 6th, Maritime After Hours - TBA

International Club News

  • Sen. Mazie Hirono to be Honored by Propeller Club

    The Honorable Mazie K. Hirono (Hawaii) has been named the 33rd recipient of the Club's annual Salute to Congress award, to be presented May 2 in Arlington, Va.

    Senator Hirono will be recognized for her support of the United States maritime industry ... more

Club Events Elsewhere


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