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

Jay Bourban, Retrans
Ryan Sadler, 
Main Ocean LLC
Logan Sadler
, Main Ocean LLC
Jackson Garner.
Main Ocean LLC
Amy Reisinger,Holiday Inn, Pooler
Tim Seyden,
Remote Technology
Anna Lockwood,
 JIT Warehouseing
Patrick Rossiter, Tybee Island Marine Acadamy
Albert Cook, Moran Savannah
Charlie Harper, PolicyBEST
Gary Oetgen, 
One Digitial Health & Benefits
Myra Reynolds, 
John S. James Co.
Jill James, 
John S. James Co.

Local Events

November 2017
Thursday, November 16th - Special Luncheon in memory of the S.S. James Oglethorpe at Tondee's at the International Trade & Convention Center member invites will be emailed under separate cover. (This luncheon is included in your membership; guests are $50 each.)

Thursday, November 9th - Board Meeting
Also in November
Wednesday, November 1st - Maritime After Hours, Indigo Hotel

December 2017
Please note we will not be holding a Members' Luncheon this month
Thursday, December 21st - Board Meeting
Also in December
Wednesday, December 6th, Maritime After Hours, Tubby's Tankhouse Thunderbolt

January 2018
Thursday, January 18th - Board Meeting
Friday, January 19th - OYSTER ROAST
at the Savannah Yacht Club. The invitation will be sent via email later this year.

February 2018
Thursday, February 8th - Members Luncheon at the Pirates' House
Thursday, February 15th - Board Meeting

March 2018
Thursday, March 8th - Members Luncheon at the Pirates' House
Thursday, March 15th - Board Meeting

April 2018
Thursday, April 12th - Members Luncheon at the Pirates' House
Thursday, April 19th - Board Meeting

May 2018
Maritime Day - date and venue TBA
Thursday, May 17th - Board Meeting

June 2018
Thursday, June 21 - Board Meeting

International Club News

  • Convention hotel update

    Due to the recent Hurricane Irma, the convention venue will be the Radisson Resort at the Port, just a few minutes' drive from our original venue, still on Oct. 18-20. For more about our 91st Annual Convention hosted by our Port Canaveral chapter on Florida's ... more

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