SPARROW Celebrates 10th Anniversary as Leading Payment Solution Provider

Company's innovation and leadership drives sustainable growth and remarkable reputation

SPARROW, a leading payment solution provider for organizations of all sizes, is celebrating its tenth anniversary. The company has spent a decade of successfully helping merchants grow their businesses through interchange optimization, alternative currency acceptance, omni-channel retail and enhanced fraud prevention.

Established in 2006, SPARROW was originally named 5th Dimension Logistics (5thDL) and specialized in payment processing for the Armed Forces Exchange. Driven by customer demand, the company expanded the development of payment their software to include all major credit cards, payment security tools, innovative fraud prevention tools and interchange optimization system. As one of a few self-funded firms in the tech world, SPARROW has achieved significant organic revenue growth and technology breakthroughs.

Today is a milestone for us as we have accomplished the objective and we are continuing to help merchants grow their companies and optimize their operations

Matanda Doss, CEO

In 2014, 5th Dimension Logistics acquired Superior Financial Service, a leading merchant services provider and rebranded to become SPARROW. The newly combined creates a one stop shop for merchants who need credit card processing, payment gateway services, fraud tools and interchange optimization. 

“We started the company 10 years ago with a client-centric philosophy and commitment to offering the best payment solutions around the globe.” said Matanda Doss, CEO at SPARROW, “Today is a milestone for us as we have accomplished the objective and we are continuing to help merchants grow their companies and optimize their operations.”

“It has been an amazing journey at SPARROW, and yet it feels like just beginning.” Rob Johnson, President at SPARROW, “at SPARROW, I would like to thank our partners and clients for the successes SPARROW has achieved in our first decade and for making this milestone anniversary possible.”

Today, SPARROW remains a privately owned payment solution provider, with Matanda Doss serving as CEO and Rob Johnson serving as President. The firm continues to specialize in the re-engineering of the payment landscape while enhance online security and offering excellent merchant services. 


SPARROW is a global payment solutions innovator that delivers state of the art tools and services to merchants, Independent Sales Organizations (ISOs), and Independent Software Vendors (ISVs). Product innovation combined with superior levels of service results in increased operational efficiencies and cost-savings, Omni-channel products, and opportunities for business growth. Clients range from startup companies to multi-billion dollar enterprises. SPARROW provides highly transparent merchant account services to many verticals and all risk categories. Our cloud-based payment gateway software, military-grade security, and a user-friendly interface delivers the most comprehensive payment solution to date to merchants around the globe.