Famous as a professional referee for World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc., he is particularly known for his association with WWE's NXT developmental unit. Before signing with WWE, he refereed for Ring of Honor, Dragon Gate USA, and Evolve.
Early in his career, he refereed a match between famous Ring of Honor wrestlers BJ Whitmer and James Gibson.
On the WWE Raw television program, he was present for a match between female wrestlers Layla and Kaitlyn.
He was born in Havelock, North Carolina. He is married and he has a child.
Soon after joining WWE, Ayers refereed a 2013 NXT Tag Team Championship in which wrestler Pac (Adrian Neville) was victorious.