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
CDR 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

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
Robert Burrows
, Retired Maritime
Ron Orton, 
Jebsens, USA LLC

Local Events

Thursday, May 17 - Board Meeting
Sunday, May 20 - Laurel Groves North Cemetery - Wreath Laying
Thursday, May 24 - National Maritime Day at Ships of the Sea Maritime Museum

Thursday, June 21 - Board Meeting

Thursday, July 19 - Board Meeting

Thursday, August 16 - Board Meeting

Thursday, September 13 - Board Meeting
Thursday, September 20 - State of the Port
Friday, September 21 - Charity Golf Tournament (TBA)

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

Thursday, November 18 - Member Meeting
Thursday, November 15 - Board Meeting

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

  • Rep. Wittman to be Salute to Congress honoree

    The International Propeller Club's 34th Salute to Congress will recognize the leadership of The Honorable Rob Wittman, (Virginia–1st) with an event to be held in Arlington, Virginia, on May 16, 2018. The ... more

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