Ann Turner was the original Gerber Baby Food Sopkes-Baby used on all their baby food jars for 90 years. 11 years ago Gerber decided to hold a contest to select a new Gerber Spokes-Baby. This year's baby is a four-month-old baby boy from Florida named Zane Kahin, of Winter Park, Florida, He was chosen for the role, and given the title of Chief Growing Officer, after winning a baby photo contest sponsored by Gerber Products Company.
For winning, Zane’s family is getting $25,000, free Gerber products for up to a year and a $1,000 wardrobe provided by the company’s baby-clothes line. Zane also will be the company’s chief taste tester when it comes to new baby food products, the company said in a news release.