Dean’s girlfriend, WWE personality Renee Young was amongst the first to congratulate via Twitter:
So proud!! He makes one hell of a champ. Couldn't be happier!!! ???????
— Renee Young (@ReneeYoungWWE) June 20, 2016
Several Indy promotions that Dean worked foor also offered congratulations:
What a night! Lebron brings the championship home and Dean Ambrose finally wins the big one! Congrats, Ohio! This is your night.
— Gabe Sapolsky (@BookItGabe) June 20, 2016
— IG- @IWAMidsouth (@IWAMidSouth) June 20, 2016
— CZW Wrestling (@combatzone) June 20, 2016