About Us

Tide & Country is based in Savannah, GA but is meant for people everywhere. The name comes from our love for the environment. We want to allow anyone to live the southern experience no matter where you are, with a clean feel.


We relate our innovative and creative self care products to our love for the water and land. Tide & Country is for everyone. Our complementary accessories have a rustic/coastal feel that is a great fit for any lifestyle. Whether you are a fisherman, farmer, industrial worker, doctor, school teacher, or a stay at home mom we have the right product for you. By purchasing from Tide & Country you are preserving the environment and giving "something green" to future generations.

That is why Tide & Country is "Hooked On Green." 


Visit our store in Sandfly (Next to Your Pie) to see some of our designs in person and pick up a few gifts.

Learn About Our Team

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Michael B. Waters, Sr.


Born and raised in Savannah, Georgia, Michael’s love for the beach and the country roads were a big part of his life; he is truly Tide & Country at heart. Growing up, he found a passion for historic homes, lighting, and art. Following in his father footsteps, he started his career in heating, air conditioning, and electrical, working on many historical residential and commercial buildings. Being from "Blue Collar Roots", Michael learned as many trades as he could. Obtaining his license for HVAC, Low Voltage, and Electrical Contracting was not enough for Michael, he wanted to learn more. His next move was to return to college at 39 and pursue a college degree. He earned two bachelor’s degrees from Brewton Parker College, a Grad Certificate in Occupation Safety and Environmental Compliance, and a Master’s in Applied Engineering from Georgia Southern University.

Creating Tide & Country to be a company that would dedicate their skills, efforts, and resources to the environment, historic preservation, and arts of skilled craft persons.


Mackenzie S. Waters

VP of Operations

Mackenzie, a native of Savannah, Georgia, graduated from Armstrong State University in 2016. She is currently working towards her MBA from Brenau University. She found her love for the environment and all animals at a very young age. She wanted to create a brand to celebrate the southern way of living no matter where you are, so she and her father set out to start Tide & Country. Growing up on the coast of Savannah with all of the water/land, beautiful homes, mixed culture, and lot of furry and aquatic friends, it made sense to combine it all. Other than making her dreams come true and continuing her education, Mackenzie loves to try new restaurants, enjoy live music, campfires, and cozying up with her little shop dog, Cosmo.