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New Gerber Baby First With Down Syndrome
09 February 2018, 02:59 | Randall Craig
Gerber announces first “spokesbaby” with down syndrome
And for the first time in 91 years - Lucas will be the first child with down syndrome to represent Gerber. Lucas Warren, the new Gerberbaby for 2018, will appear in all the company's social media campaigns, as well as in the future company's ads and commercials. According to reports, Lucas' mother did not expect him to win the title.
"Every year, we choose the baby who best exemplifies Gerber's longstanding heritage of recognizing that every baby is a Gerber baby", Bill Partyka, CEO and president of Gerber said.
Netizens have applauded the decision of the brand as the move will support children with special needs and will help the society accept them just as others.
The company has been holding this contest since 1927, year-after-year, without interruption.
"Having this role model with this gorgeous little boy, Lucas, who you can just tell he's full of life and sparkle and energy".
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