In response to Nonhle Thema's tweets that her Madison shoes deal had no money involved. Madison shoes have released the following statement to set the record straight;
Madison, The Heart of New York, would like to clarify the statement made by Ms Nonhle Thema in regards to non-payment in relation to her ambassadorship with the brand.
Ms Thema's contract which was signed by herself, became effective 5th April 2014. Ms Thema's brand ambassador agreement was structured to allow her to garner revenue from sales of Madison, The Heart of New York shoes.
Ms Thema received revenue as per the below which is stated in her contract:
* 5-10% revenue on various sales drives and in store activation sales. These included sales from the Madison, The Heart of New York website.
* We would like to clearly state that monies and percentages were agreed on and all monies paid directly to Ms Thema. Any outstanding amounts owed to Nonhle Thema has been agreed upon by the brand and will be paid out as well.
* Ms Thema was also granted 10 pairs of shoes from each Madison, The Heart of New York season, plus 4 extra pairs per season to attend special events/ photo shoots.