Claudia Heffner (born in 1955) is a former model best known for being the better-half of Nelson Peltz, a billionaire businessman. She is also known for being the mother of Will Peltz, Brad Peltz and Nicola Peltz. Apparently, Claudia is not as popular as her other family members are, but she is the head of the household and a crucial moving factor in her husband’ and children’ lives.
Claudia was born to Barbara Heffner and William Heffner in the year 1955. Not much information is available about her early life and education. Claudia is the third wife of the billionaire business magnate, Nelson Peltz. The couple welcomed their first child on 1986 and named him Will Peltz. Later, Brad Peltz was born in the year 1989 and in 1995, Nicola Peltz was born.
Nelson has 5 children from his previous marriages and 3 children from his marriage to Claudia. Claudia and Nelson’s children are actively involved in the entertainment and sports sector. Brad Peltz is a successful player in the ECHL Hockey League. Nicola Peltz and Will Peltz are in the acting line and have successful careers.
There are no rumors of Claudia’s relationships with other men before getting married to Nelson. Claudia along with her husband and children lives in Bedford, New York.
Nelson Peltz was born to Claire and Maurice Herbert Peltz in Brooklyn, New York. In terms of education, he is a pass out from the University of Pennsylvania and later got enrolled in the fraternity of the Phi Gamma Delta. However, he dropped out college to become a ski instructor and did not complete his college degree.
However, his newly found love could not last long and the job of a ski instructor failed to keep him motivated. He knew he was meant for a more meaningful job. Instead of joining another common job, he chose to join his family business “A Peltz & Sons”.
A Peltz & sons was a wholesale food distribution company that was founded in 1896 by Adolph, his grandfather.
Nelson always had a back up in form of his family business, so he always wanted to explore new opportunities. However, When things didn’t work out for him, he decided to join his family business as a delivery truck driver. Later, along with his brother, too the business to new heights. In just a span of 10-15 years, the Peltz brothers were able to deliver institutional frozen foods. The company was later renamed to “Flagstaff Corp” and bought the Peltz family many riches. However, Nelson Peltz did not stop just there and was smart enough to reinvest instead of staying stagnant that eventually made his business empire even bigger over the course of just few years.
Claudia’s husband, Nelson Peltz, has an estimated net worth of over $1.93 billion. Apart from his various business ventures, Nelson owns a luxurious house named “Montsorrel” in Florida. Claudia doesn't really need to work as she has a billionaire husband who considers her as the pillar of his family and give her all the luxuries one could ask for.