Golf News for Monday, August 20, 2012 | Marketing

Mobitee GPS rangefinder app introduces 30-second golf commercial

LOS ANGELES, Calif. -- Mobitee GPS smart phone app has created a golf commercial to entice adults as well as more young adults into the sport. Entitled "Emily", this "teaser" helps acquaint American golfers and, in particular, teens, to Mobitee, an innovative virtual golf coach for iPhone, Android and other mobile devices.

Mobitee realized the importance of growing the game of golf and where better to start than with teenagers? A recent report by stated that 31% of teens ages 14-17 have a smart phone, so why not use it to help them to improve their golf game?

The 30-second "teaser" video has officially been uploaded to Mobitee's YouTube site and offers a brief look into some of the features of the app. The full version of the golf video (to be released next week) will expand upon a day in the life of the star of the video, "Emily", a thirteen-year-old single digit handicap golfer who heads to the local publinks for a day of golf with her dad. Like most kids her age, Emily pulls out her smart phone and opens the Mobitee golf app hoping to share its unique features with her father.

Mobitee, a leader in GPS golf app technology for smart phones with over 100,000 downloads of the software reported, is consistently a top-five paid golf app on ITunes in France and one of the top 50 Paid Apps in the iTunes Sports Category in the US. Currently, Mobitee is one of a few sports apps featured in Apple's iOS App Store's "What's Hot" section. The app is also available on numerous app marketplaces on the internet.

Mobitee has received accolades from Les App Awards 2011, was called the Best Productivity App in OVI Store "Calling all Innovators" Awards (2010) and is also the winner of three Awards at NAVTEQ 2010 Global LBS Challenge. said that Mobitee has "tools that have been developed by golfers for golfers"

Mobitee is excited that, with its innovative and user-friendly features- including a rangefinder, shot tracker, flyover video, club recommender, scorecard and much more, this app can utilize social media and cutting -edge technology to guide, instruct and improve the golf game of not only its faithful adult fold, but that of young, emerging golfers as well. It's so easy, Mobitee says, even an adult can use it!

"Mobitee is not a simple gadget application or a very complicated software," says Stan Chapus, CEO of Mobitee. "It is a real tool to help every golfer. It is a virtual caddie, a reliable golf companion."

A French company which has successfully brought their GPS/Rangefinder app software to the U.S. Market, Mobitee boasts seventeen full-time, committed developers who have created an ever-evolving multifunctional GPS Golf App which can also be used as a scorecard, rangefinder, shot tracker, club recommender and more for iPhone, Android and Blackberry smart phones . A free trial version is available at and complete paid version is under twenty-five dollars with free updates and no annual subscription fees.

Contact: Derek Jennings