VAN NUYS, Calif.—In an effort to prevent rumors and speculation, Teravision has released the following statement about Tera Patrick and Evan Seinfeld:

After seven years together the couple has officially separated. Tera and Evan remain the best of friends and business partners. They share a mutual respect and a commitment to continue to grow the Teravision and Iron Cross labels together.

“Tera is a huge star and a benefit to both adult and mainstream entertainment. I feel fortunate to have shared so much of her life and career,” Seinfeld said. “Teravision and Iron Cross are going strong and I look forward to continuing to represent the Tera Patrick brand and support all of her endeavors. She is forever in my heart.”

Patrick echoed Seinfeld’s sentiments. “Evan helped me build this company and take my career to new heights. For that I am eternally grateful," she said. "I look forward to remaining hands-on with Teravision and working closely with Evan on all of our joint endeavors. He is truly an amazing person.”