One-year-outdated Lucas Warren’s contagious smile gained over executives at Gerber baby meals who’ve made him their “spokesbaby” this 12 months.

Lucas is Gerber’s first spokesbaby with Down syndrome within the firm’s 91-year historical past.

His picture was chosen out of greater than 140,000 submissions. He will obtain $50,000 US, and the Dalton, Ga., boy’s picture will likely be featured within the firm’s social media posts.

Lucas’ mother, Cortney Warren, mentioned she hopes this can assist enhance the acceptance of particular wants youngsters.