Almost a year ago Bridge lost its great techie hope of a UK managing director, Chip Steinmetz, to a Disney-related Internet start-up company, Disney recently folded its portal, axing 400 staff and writing off around $800 million. Disney has abandoned as a separate Internet division, rolling it back into plain old Disney shares, and it is considering whether to sell off the software and traffic from Fortunately for Steinmetz, Disney

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