Kate Upton Teams Up with Express

Posted Wednesday March 12, 2014 3:50 PM GMT

Adding another title to her already exciting resume, Kate Upton was declared the new face of the retail giant Express on Wednesday (March 12).

The American clothing store took to its Twitter account to reveal the 21-year-old Sports Illustrated stunner accepted the exciting new role. “Attention: @KateUpton is our brand spokeswoman!”

The blonde bombshell will commence her relationship with Express on Thursday (March 13th) when she hosts the spring runway show at The Raleigh Hotel in Miami Beach.

Chairman and chief executive officer of Express Michael Weiss wrote in a statement, “The new partnership highlights the mutual admiration between Express and Kate and is the culmination of two iconic American establishment coming together.”

Kate will be the first celebrity spokesperson to appear for Express since the early 2000s. According to Women's Wear Daily, her cover girl ads will make their debut this fall.

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