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. 


2018 Maritime Person of the Year
Tony Pizzo
Ships of the Sea Museum

2018 Propeller Club Person of the Year
Emily Goldman
Georgia Ports Authority

Welcome New Members

Charles Youle, Ships of the Sea Museum
Robert Kiser
, Milestone Equipment Holdings
Marcia Kaizer
, American Legion Auxiliary
Nicholas Killinger
, National Cargo Bureau
Ashlee Maddy
, Georgia Ports Authority
Michael Owens
, Edward Jones
Whitney Zottoli
, Georgia Ports Authority
Joe Antinoro
, Security 101
Owen Brennan
, Brennan & Company

Local Events

Wednesday, August 1 - Maritime After Hours - Tubby's Tank House, Thunderbolt
Thursday, August 16 - Board Meeting
Image may contain: 1 person, smiling, standing, ocean, sky, suit, cloud, outdoor, nature and water Thursday, August 30 Luncheon at the Pirate's House with Guest Speaker, Congressman Buddy Carter

Wednesday, September 5 - Maritime After Hours - B&D Burgers, Congress St.
Thursday, September 13 - Board Meeting
Thursday, September 20 - State of the Port, Details are available: http://gaports.com/about/state-of-the-port

Wednesday, October 3 - Maritime After Hours, Ruth's Chris Steakhouse
Thursday, October 11 - Member Meeting
Friday, October 12 - Charity Golf Tournament
Thursday, October 18 - Board Meeting

Wednesday, November 7 - Maritime After Hours, Top Deck Bar, Cotton Sail Hotel
Thursday, November 18 - Member Meeting
Thursday, November 15 - Board Meeting

Wednesday, December 5 - Maritime After Hours, Tubby's Tank House, Thunderbolt
Thursday, December 13 - Member Meeting
Thursday, December 19 - Board Meeting


Friday, January 18 - Annual Oyster Roast - Savannah Yacht Club
Thursday, January 16 - Board Meeting

Thursday, February 14 - Member Meeting
Thursday, February 21 - Board Meeting

Thursday, March 14 - Member Meeting
Thursday, March 21 - Board Meeting

Thursday, April 11 - Member Meeting
Thursday, April 18 - Board Meeting

Thursday, May 16 - Board Meeting
Laurel Groves North Cemetery - Wreath Laying (TBD)
National Maritime Day (TBD)

All Board Meetings and Membership Meetings are held at the Pirates House unless specifically noted.

International Club News

  • Register Now for International Convention

    Registration for the International Propeller Club's 92nd annual convention is open. Join us in Norfolk Oct. 10-12 to hear industry speakers and network with Club members from around the world. Click below for information on registration and lodging. more

Club Events Elsewhere


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