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Varin, O’Rourke recognized by Tech Collective, Rhode Island Monthly

Amica employee Fran Varin, web development section manager


LINCOLN, R.I. - Two Amica Insurance employees were recently recognized with awards from Tech Collective and Rhode Island Monthly.

Fran Varin, web development section manager in Amica’s corporate information systems department, and Lisa O’Rourke, data management section manager in corporate information systems, were honored with Tech10 Awards in a celebration event on Nov. 19 at the Rising Sun Mills in Providence.

The Tech10 Awards recognize Rhode Island IT practitioners and entrepreneurs who excel in their field, demonstrate a passion for contributing to the success of others and are pioneering in their technological and career achievements.

Amica employee Lisa O'Rourke, data management section manager

“It’s both rewarding and humbling to be the recipient of a Tech10 Award,” Varin said. “During my career, which spans over 34 years, I’ve been fortunate to work with a wide variety of technology and alongside some outstanding professionals. The award, in part, recognizes sustained excellence, which is a hallmark of Amica as an organization.”

“I’m very thankful to be a recipient of a Tech10 Award,” O’Rourke said. “I’m fortunate to oversee and guide a group of talented and skilled individuals who maintain our corporate databases and develop and support our warehouse and business intelligence initiatives. I am very appreciative of my team’s dedication and hard work, and I feel our combined efforts provide project teams and analytics groups with reliable information to fulfill and achieve their goals.”

About Amica Insurance

Amica Mutual Insurance Co., the nation’s oldest mutual insurer of automobiles, was founded in 1907. The company, based in Lincoln, Rhode Island, is a national writer of auto, home, marine and umbrella insurance. Life coverage is available through Amica Life Insurance Company, a wholly owned subsidiary. Amica employs more than 3,400 people in 44 offices across the country. For more information, visit

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