1946. Founded in 1946 by Ronald V. Cloud and his wife Jasmine, “Cloud Supply Company” was built in Fresno which sold plumbing, electrical, appliances, heating and cooling supplies. The monthly gross sales for the time was $30,000.
1952. The company changed the name and built the first location entitled “Fresno Distributing Company.”
1962. Ronald and Jasmine (Jess) built “R.V. Cloud Company” in the Campbell/San Jose area encompassing about seven acres. R. V. Cloud Company services the entire Silicon Valley, South from Monterey and North to San Francisco.
1993. Ronald V. Cloud unfortunately passed away unexpectedly at 73 and his son Stephen Ronald Cloud, V. P. and California Attorney becomes President, as well as his sister Rhonda Cloud.
2001. Jasmine Cloud unfortunately passed away at 78 unexpectedly.
2004. Rhonda Jane Cloud V. P. of Both Fresno Distributing Company and R. V. Cloud Company unfortunately and unexpectedly at 54 passed away... in which Stephen Cloud's two children, Stephen Ronald Cloud "JR." and Ryan John Cloud, became the V. P. of both companies.
2005 & 2006. Fresno Distributing Company reaches $30 million in annual gross sales. Only one other privately owned wholesaler in the nation had achieved higher.
2007. According to Supply House Times (May 2007), R.V. Cloud Company and Fresno Distributing Company were ranked Number 43 out of their Top Premier 150 Plumbing Establishments within the United States.
2007. R.V. Cloud Company is granted the only Electronic Full Color Digital Reader Board for a private business in all of Santa Clara County.
2014. Fresno Distributing Company is granted the only Electronic Full Color Reader Board for all private business (except two large vehicle car companies) in all of Fresno County.