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Report: Aja Perera and Timothy Thatcher Sign With WWE

Update: PWInsider has confirmed Timothy Thatcher has signed a development deal with WWE. He is part of the latest Performance Center class which started yesterday.


WWE began their latest class for new recruits Monday at the WWE Performance Center in Orlando, FL.

According to Squared Circle Sirens (subscription required), one of the standout names from the new class is independent Wrestler Aja Perera.

Perera is a native of Brazil, who currently resides outside Atlanta, GA. She debuted in 2013, and has worked various independent promotions including Shimmer, Canadian Wrestling Elite, and Lucha Libre Femenil.

She held the SHINE Tag Team Championship with current All Elite Wrestling wrestler Big Swole.

Another name at the WWE Performance Center is independent veteran Timothy Thatcher, known for his work with PWG, Progress, RPW, and CZW.

While no official confirmation that he signed has been revealed, he was at the WWE Performance Center yesterday when the new class started according to Casey Michael.