Who We Are

Visit Tybee is the official destination marketing organization for Tybee Island, Georgia. We work to provide the resources, platforms and opportunities for individual local businesses to market their services and products to a variety of travel audiences, including leisure tourists, convention planners and meeting/trade show attendees.

Visit Tybee works closely with Chamber member businesses to ensure the continued growth and success of our economy. Many of these businesses take an active role in the development of the city through our cooperative sales and marketing projects, councils, task forces and committees.

About Our Members

Visit Tybee represents over 100 individual local businesses within the Tybee Island area.

Our tourism members include:

Attractions and museums, restaurants and food services, lodging, tours, entertainment, recreation, and retail.

Our services & hospitality members include:

Businesses in banking, advertising, printing, utility and food & beverage wholesale companies, airlines, car rental, florists and more.


To promote tourism on Tybee Island; To increase annual hotel/motel tax collections by increasing overnight stays on Tybee Island; To exert its collective influence in matters which may affect Tybee Island’s tourism industry; To educate visitors to Tybee Island through the operation of the Tybee Island Visitor Information Center.

Tybee Island Tourism Council Advisory Board 2018

Chair 2018 – Joe Ann Brandt, Wet Willies, [email protected]
Immediate Past Chairman – Tony Vazquez, Beachside Colony HOA, [email protected]
Treasurer 2018-Amy Gaster, Tybee Vacation Rentals, [email protected]

Continuing Council Members Through 2018:
1. Joe Ann Brandt, Wet Willies, [email protected]
2. Frank Kelly, Beachview Bed and Breakfast, [email protected]
3. Tony Vazquez, Beachside Colony HOA, [email protected]

Continuing Council Members Through 2019:
1. Diane Kaufman, Mermaid Cottages, [email protected]
2. Amy Gaster, Tybee Vacation Rentals, [email protected]
3. Keith Gay, Tybee Beach Vacation Rentals, [email protected]

Continuing Council Members Through 2020:
1. Jennifer Drazek, Latitude 32, [email protected]
2. Todd Morrison, Riptide Bar and Grill on the Pier, [email protected]
3. David Thomas, Hotel Tybee [email protected]

Designee Council Members – Non-Profit:
Sarah Jones, Tybee Island Historical Society, [email protected]
Maria Procopio, Tybee Island Marine Science Center, [email protected]

Designee Council Members – Government (non-voting):
Wanda Doyle, Tybee Island City Council, [email protected]
Melissa Memory, Fort Pulaski, [email protected]
Chantel Morton, Main Street Program, [email protected]

Designee Council Members – Non-Profit (non-voting):
Jim Boyle, American Legion Post 154, [email protected]
Jenny Orr, SEABAR, Inc., [email protected]
Melissa Turner, Tybee Post Theater, [email protected]

Honorary Council Members (non-voting):
Mike Scarbrough, Lazaretto Creek Marina & Captain Mike’s Dolphin Tours, [email protected]
Shell Solomon, Solomon Properties, [email protected]
Greg Stoeffler, DeSoto Beach Properties, [email protected]