Gerber Chooses A First For Its Coveted ‘Gerber Baby’ Spokesbaby
Meet Lucas, the first Gerber Baby with down syndrome.
Lucas won over the folks at Gerber with his smile and joyous expression. He was chosen out of 140,000 entries.
Being the grand prize winner, Lucas' family will receive $50,000 while he will be given the title of 2018 Gerber Spokesbaby.
Here's what President and CEO of Gerber Bill Partyka had to say:
“Lucas’ winning smile and joyful expression won our hearts this year, and we are all thrilled to name him our 2018 Spokesbaby,” said Bill Partyka, President and CEO, Gerber. “Every year, we choose the baby who best exemplifies Gerber’s longstanding heritage of recognizing that every baby is a Gerber baby, and this year, Lucas is the perfect fit.”