Kiki Ayers Biography
The public will buy respect over talent and charisma. Many artists, entertainers, models, and movie stars lost their grip on their fans when they dishonored the public. Ke’Andre Ayer,34, popularly known as Kiki Ayers realised many stars in the entertainment industry lack the ability to effectively relate with the public. She leveraged this need by creating a Ayers Publicist, a public relations company that she grew from nothing to a six-figure company. The glitter and glamour she displays on her Instagram hide the fact that she has been homeless twice and a broke woman for a long time.
Kiki Ayers Age, Family and Relationship
Kiki Ayers was born on 17th July 1989. She came from a poor family that struggled its way to afford basic needs. Their inability to pay rent had Kiki, her mother, and two siblings sleeping in their car. Now in her adulthood, Kiki has changed the trajectory of their family. She has broken the cycle of poverty by running a successful business. The entrepreneur has, however, failed to have a stable family. In an interview with XoNecole, she explained the difficulties she has had in the dating pool. She confessed that her love life does not exist. Her focus in building herself and her child, which she got in 2018.
Kiki Ayers Education
Kiki Ayers is first on many things in her family. She is a first-generation graduate in her family. Kiki was always passionate about television as a child. The desire had her studying communication in High School. She later joined Howard University where she studied broadcast journalism.
Determined to rise the corporate ladder, Kiki opened herself to many opportunities. She started by interning at WPGC 95.5 FM in the promotions department. Later, Kiki landed other internship opportunities at companies like NBC News, Atlantic Records and MTV.
In 2010, she joined BET as an intern but later got permanently employed as a Production Assistant. As a production assistant, Kiki was able to work on major productions like BET Awards, Hip Hop Awards, The Grammys and Super Bowl XLV.
She graduated and moved to New York where she was employed on The Jerry Springer Show. She later landed a job at MTV2 and got another opportunity as an Associate Producer for a reality show aired by BBC America.
Kiki Ayers Ayers Publicity
Despite working at big media outlets, Kiki felt uninspired because working for someone was not for her and she felt every job was the same. She quit working as a reporter and started doing freelance work. Before coming to terms with her new way of life, Kiki found herself homeless and broke.
One time she checked into her hotel walked into the bathroom and spent the night on the floor thinking about her life. While in the depth of her thoughts, the idea of starting a PR agency popped up. From the contacts and relationships she made as a reporter, Kiki started building her clientele. With no money and little support, Kiki managed to work with Sean Combs, Kevin Hart, Queen Latifah, Jamie Foxx and Floyd Mayweather.
The secret behind her success in the entertainment business is passion and focus on quality. Her passion had Kiki learning all about PR by herself and focusing on quality work gave her the leverage of working with high-profile celebrities who were familiar with her type of demands. With the skill set in order, she grew her company from nothing to 6 figures and closing in to 7 figures in the near future.
Her determination to break the cycle of poverty completely from her family had Kiki start Kopy Kat for her son. Kopy Kat is an apparel store for families looking for fashionable clothes to match.
The inspiration to start the company came when Kiki wanted to have matching clothes with her son for a photoshoot. All the clothes she got did not match her desire. She started her own shop for parents who had similar needs to hers. It was also a strategy to teach her toddler business skills at an early age so that he would not have to work for other people.
Kiki Ayers Success and Influence
Kiki Ayers is considered a successful woman as she has been able to maneuver in the entertainment industry despite being black and a woman. Her success story has earned her features in popular magazines like Forbes, Essence, XoNecole, and Black Enterprise
. She also got an opportunity to speak at TEDx Buckhead an event about entrepreneurship. Kiki Ayers has made her name in the entertainment business like other veterans such as Shari Bryant, Leslie Segar, and Rachel Mbuki. Kiki is considered an influential figure in the industry having defied all the odds and getting a seat among the big fish in the industry.
Summary of Personal Details
Marital Status: Single
Occupation: Public Relations
Height: probably 5 feet and 7 inches
Net Worth: approx $10 million