NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - Sep 10, 2012) - Crenshaw Communications has been appointed by skobbler, a leading provider of mobile map-based apps and solutions, after a competitive review. Crenshaw will provide the Berlin-based company with public relations and marketing communications services in the US, including traditional and digital media relations and key social media content creation and initiatives. skobbler's most recent announcement involved the launch of ForeverMap 2, a new digital map app for the NOOK Tablet and NOOK Color by Barnes & Noble, Inc.

With nearly three million customers on iOS alone, skobbler has regularly topped overall and category app charts in numerous countries and is a pioneer in the development of location technology and consumer products based on the OpenStreetMap.

skobbler also facilitates the development of mobile application projects for third parties through its GeOS software enabling solution that allows companies to realistically adopt data from the OpenStreetMap service as an alternative to current mapping standards.

With the tag line "Creative Public Relations for a Digital World," Crenshaw Communications is a New York PR agency with specialist expertise in traditional and digital public relations. Whether the goal is to launch a new product, drive web traffic, or create a leadership brand position, Crenshaw extends PR tools and tactics beyond the limits of the traditional to create both earned coverage and word-of-mouth in order to build brands.